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Does altruism exist? : culture, genes, and the welfare of others / David Sloan Wilson.

Wilson, David Sloan (author.).

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Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library 302.14 WILS (Text) 38650833376864 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0300189494
  • ISBN: 9780300189490
  • Physical Description: x, 180 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New Haven, CT : Yale University Press ; c2015.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-171) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: Altruism and evolution -- Groups that work -- How altrusim evolves -- Equivalence -- From nonhumans to humans -- Psychological altruism -- Altruism and religion -- Altruism and economics -- Altruism in everyday life -- Pathological altrusim -- Planetary altruism.
Subject: Altruism
Evolution (Biology)
Evolution (Biology) > Philosophy
Human evolution > Philosophy
Evolutionary psychology
Social evolution
Behavior evolution

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