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The Resource Wired for Culture : Origins of the Human Social Mind, Mark Pagel

Wired for Culture : Origins of the Human Social Mind, Mark Pagel

Label
Wired for Culture : Origins of the Human Social Mind
Title
Wired for Culture
Title remainder
Origins of the Human Social Mind
Statement of responsibility
Mark Pagel
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A fascinating, far-reaching study of how our species' innate capacity for culture altered the course of our social and evolutionary history
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pagel, Mark D
Dewey number
303.4
Index
index present
LC call number
GN281
LC item number
.P32 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Culture
  • Human evolution
  • Social evolution
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolutionary genetics
  • Culture
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolutionary genetics
  • Human evolution
  • Social evolution
  • Hominisation
  • Evolution
  • Kommunikative Kompetenz
  • Sozialverhalten
  • Soziale Sicherheit
  • Soziobiologie
  • Zivilisationsprozess
  • Kulturelle Entwicklung
  • Kulturanthropologie
  • Hominisation
  • Kulturelle Entwicklung
  • Kommunikative Kompetenz
  • Soziale Sicherheit
  • Evolution
  • Social change
  • Genetics
  • Människans utveckling
  • Kultur
  • Human evolution
  • Social evolution
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolutionary genetics
Label
Wired for Culture : Origins of the Human Social Mind, Mark Pagel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-392) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : The gamble -- pt. 1. Mind control, protection, and prosperity : The occupation of the world ; Ultra-sociality and the cultural survival vehicle ; The domestication of our talents ; Religion and other cultural "enhancers" -- pt. 2. Cooperation and our cultural nature : Reciprocity and the shadow of the future ; Green beards and the reputation marketplace ; Hostile forces -- pt. 3. The theatre of the mind : Human language: the voice of our genes ; Deception, consciousness, and truth -- pt. 4. The many and the few : Termite mounds and the exploitation of our social instincts
Control code
ocn738350014
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 416 pages
Isbn
9780393065879
Lccn
2011044465
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393065879
  • (OCoLC)738350014
Label
Wired for Culture : Origins of the Human Social Mind, Mark Pagel
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-392) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : The gamble -- pt. 1. Mind control, protection, and prosperity : The occupation of the world ; Ultra-sociality and the cultural survival vehicle ; The domestication of our talents ; Religion and other cultural "enhancers" -- pt. 2. Cooperation and our cultural nature : Reciprocity and the shadow of the future ; Green beards and the reputation marketplace ; Hostile forces -- pt. 3. The theatre of the mind : Human language: the voice of our genes ; Deception, consciousness, and truth -- pt. 4. The many and the few : Termite mounds and the exploitation of our social instincts
Control code
ocn738350014
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 416 pages
Isbn
9780393065879
Lccn
2011044465
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393065879
  • (OCoLC)738350014

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