The Resource Cooperation and its evolution, edited by Kim Sterelny [and others]

Cooperation and its evolution, edited by Kim Sterelny [and others]

Label
Cooperation and its evolution
Title
Cooperation and its evolution
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kim Sterelny [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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 field. They explore a wide taxonomic range, concentrating on bacteria, social insects, and, especially, humans
Member of
Cataloging source
OCoLC-P
Dewey number
576.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QH366.2
LC item number
.C657 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sterelny, Kim
Series statement
Life and mind: philosophical issues in biology and psychology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Cooperation
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Cooperativeness
Label
Cooperation and its evolution, edited by Kim Sterelny [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Bradford Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Introduction; I Agents and Environments; 1 The Evolution of Individualistic Norms; 2 Timescales, Symmetry, and Uncertainty Reduction in the Origins of Hierarchy in Biological Systems; 3 On Depending on Fish for a Living, and Other Difficulties of Living Sustainably; 4 Life in Interesting Times: Cooperation and Collective Action in the Holocene; 5 The Birth of Hierarchy; 6 Territoriality and Loss Aversion: The Evolutionary Roots of Property Rights; 7 Cooperation and Biological Markets: The Power of Partner Choice
  • 8 False Advertising in Biological Markets: Partner Choice and the Problem of Reliability9 MHC-Mediated Benefits of Trade: A Biomolecular Approach to Cooperation in the Marketplace; 10 What We Don ' t Know about the Evolution of Cooperation in Animals; 11 Task Partitioning: Is It a Useful Concept?; 12 Cooperative Breeding in Birds: Toward a Richer Conceptual Framework; II Agents and Mechanisms; 13 Why the Proximate-Ultimate Distinction Is Misleading; 14 Emergence of a Signaling Network with Probe and Adjust
  • 15 Bacterial Social Life: Information Processing Characteristics and Cooperation Coevolve16 Two Modes of Transgenerational Information Transmission; 17 What Can Imitation Do for Cooperation?; 18 The Role of Learning in Punishment, Prosociality, and Human Uniqueness; 19 Our Pigheaded Core: How We Became Smarter to Be Influenced by Other People; 20 Altruistic Behaviors from a Developmental and Comparative Perspective; 21 Culture-Gene Coevolution, Large-Scale Cooperation, and the Shaping of Human Social Psychology; 22 Suicide Bombers, Weddings, and Prison Tattoos
  • 23 Communicative Functions of Shame and Guilt24 Moral Disgust and the Tribal Instincts Hypothesis; 25 Evolution, Motivation, and Moral Beliefs; 26 The Many Moral Nativisms; Contributors; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (587 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262313032
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000098126
  • (EBL)3339574
  • (SSID)ssj0000835139
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12354154
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000835139
  • (PQKBWorkID)10989574
  • (PQKB)10855494
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3339574
  • (OCoLC)829233130
  • (OCoLC-P)829233130
  • (MaCbMITP)9033
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000098126
Label
Cooperation and its evolution, edited by Kim Sterelny [and others]
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Bradford Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Introduction; I Agents and Environments; 1 The Evolution of Individualistic Norms; 2 Timescales, Symmetry, and Uncertainty Reduction in the Origins of Hierarchy in Biological Systems; 3 On Depending on Fish for a Living, and Other Difficulties of Living Sustainably; 4 Life in Interesting Times: Cooperation and Collective Action in the Holocene; 5 The Birth of Hierarchy; 6 Territoriality and Loss Aversion: The Evolutionary Roots of Property Rights; 7 Cooperation and Biological Markets: The Power of Partner Choice
  • 8 False Advertising in Biological Markets: Partner Choice and the Problem of Reliability9 MHC-Mediated Benefits of Trade: A Biomolecular Approach to Cooperation in the Marketplace; 10 What We Don ' t Know about the Evolution of Cooperation in Animals; 11 Task Partitioning: Is It a Useful Concept?; 12 Cooperative Breeding in Birds: Toward a Richer Conceptual Framework; II Agents and Mechanisms; 13 Why the Proximate-Ultimate Distinction Is Misleading; 14 Emergence of a Signaling Network with Probe and Adjust
  • 15 Bacterial Social Life: Information Processing Characteristics and Cooperation Coevolve16 Two Modes of Transgenerational Information Transmission; 17 What Can Imitation Do for Cooperation?; 18 The Role of Learning in Punishment, Prosociality, and Human Uniqueness; 19 Our Pigheaded Core: How We Became Smarter to Be Influenced by Other People; 20 Altruistic Behaviors from a Developmental and Comparative Perspective; 21 Culture-Gene Coevolution, Large-Scale Cooperation, and the Shaping of Human Social Psychology; 22 Suicide Bombers, Weddings, and Prison Tattoos
  • 23 Communicative Functions of Shame and Guilt24 Moral Disgust and the Tribal Instincts Hypothesis; 25 Evolution, Motivation, and Moral Beliefs; 26 The Many Moral Nativisms; Contributors; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (587 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262313032
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000098126
  • (EBL)3339574
  • (SSID)ssj0000835139
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12354154
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000835139
  • (PQKBWorkID)10989574
  • (PQKB)10855494
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3339574
  • (OCoLC)829233130
  • (OCoLC-P)829233130
  • (MaCbMITP)9033
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000098126

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