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Evolution and the Mechanisms of Decision Making
Hammerstein Peter (EDT)
Stevens Jeffrey R. (EDT)
edizioni Mit Pr collana Mit Pr (Hardcover) , 2012
How do we make decisions? Conventional decision theory tells us only which behavioralchoices we ought to make if we follow certain axioms. In real life, however, our choices aregoverned by cognitive mechanisms shaped over evolutionary time through the process of naturalselection. Evolution has created strong biases...
Cooperation and Its Evolution
Sterelny Kim (EDT)
Joyce Richard (EDT)
Calcott Brett (EDT)
Fraser Ben (EDT)
edizioni Mit Pr collana Mit Pr (Hardcover) , 2013
This collection reports on the latest research on an increasingly pivotal issue for evolutionary biology: cooperation. The chapters are written from a variety of disciplinary perspectives and utilize research tools that range from empirical survey to conceptual modeling, reflecting the rich diversity of work in the...
McGhee George R. Jr.
edizioni Mit Pr collana Mit Pr (Hardcover) , 2011
Charles Darwin famously concluded On the Origin of Species with a vision of "endless forms most beautiful" continually evolving. More than 150 years later many evolutionary biologists see not endless forms but the same, or very similar, forms evolving repeatedly in many...