The Softer Side of Sociobiology
H. Allen Orr reviews Matt Ridley's The Origins of Virtue:
Human Instincts and the Evolution of Cooperation
The (Im)moral Animal : from Skeptics Society
Theory of Options :
An original hypothesis on the evolution of human behavior. Why is the human brain so large? Pre-humans survived with a much smaller brain. Why if fitness favors individuals, did humans evolve morality, which favors groups?
Evolutionary Theories in the Social Sciences :
The notion that Darwinian forces may drive the way organizations operate and how societies evolve has become a hot research area. This site aims to bring this field together with book reviews, journal links, a forum, and conference updates.
Great Ideas in Personality: Evolutionary psychology is an evolutionary approach to human nature. Attachment Theory is also grounded in certain evolutionary ideas, and Behavior Genetics is a field concerned with all-important evolutionary mechanisms–genes.