Psychology: Evolutionary Psychology

  • An Introduction to Theories of Learning book cover

    An Introduction to Theories of Learning

    10th Edition

    By Matthew H. Olson, Julio J. Ramirez

    Since its first edition, An Introduction to Theories of Learning has provided a uniquely sweeping review of the major learning theories from the 20th century that profoundly influenced the field of psychology. In this tenth edition, the authors present further experimental evidence that tests many…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04 
    Routledge

  • At the Forefront of Political Psychology: Essays in Honor of John L. Sullivan book cover

    At the Forefront of Political Psychology

    Essays in Honor of John L. Sullivan, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eugene Borgida, Christopher M. Federico, Joanne M. Miller

    At the Forefront of Political Psychology pays tribute to John L. Sullivan, one of the most influential political psychologists of his generation. Sullivan’s scholarly contributions have deeply shaped our knowledge of belief systems and political tolerance, two flourishing research areas in…

    Paperback – 2020-02-19 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Psychology for Medicine and Nursing: Insights and Applications book cover

    Understanding Psychology for Medicine and Nursing

    Insights and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Mohamed Ahmed Abd El-Hay

    The text brings forth a comprehensive updated approach, that gives an idea about current psychological knowledge, with a view of facilitating rapid review of these subjects and stimulates further detailed study of it. Section I provides an elaborate background of the various sub-disciplines of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Emergence of Religion in Human Evolution book cover

    The Emergence of Religion in Human Evolution

    1st Edition

    By Margaret Boone Rappaport, Christopher J. Corbally

    Religious capacity is a highly elaborate, neurocognitive human trait that has a solid evolutionary foundation. This book uses a multidisciplinary approach to describe millions of years of biological innovations that eventually give rise to the modern trait and its varied expression in humanity’s…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Neurotheology, Cognitive Science and Religion

  • The Evolutionary Origins of Markets: How Evolution, Psychology and Biology Have Shaped the Economy book cover

    The Evolutionary Origins of Markets

    How Evolution, Psychology and Biology Have Shaped the Economy, 1st Edition

    By Rojhat Avşar

    Our elaborate market exchange system owes its existence not to our calculating brain or insatiable self-centeredness, but rather to our sophisticated and nuanced human sociality and to the inherent rationality built into our emotions. The modern economic system is helped a lot more than hindered by…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28 
    Routledge
    Economics as Social Theory

  • The Masterpiece of Nature: The Evolution and Genetics of Sexuality book cover

    The Masterpiece of Nature

    The Evolution and Genetics of Sexuality, 1st Edition

    By Graham Bell

    Originally published in 1982, The Masterpiece of Nature examines sex as representative of the most important challenge to the modern theory of evolution. The book suggests that sex evolved, not as the result of normal Darwinian processes of natural selection, but through competition between…

    Hardback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Making Moral Judgments: Psychological Perspectives on Morality, Ethics, and Decision-Making book cover

    Making Moral Judgments

    Psychological Perspectives on Morality, Ethics, and Decision-Making, 1st Edition

    By Donelson Forsyth

    This fascinating new book examines diversity in moral judgements, drawing on recent work in social, personality, and evolutionary psychology, reviewing the factors that influence the moral judgments people make. Why do reasonable people so often disagree when drawing distinctions between what is…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08 
    Routledge

  • Personality Psychology: The Basics book cover

    Personality Psychology

    The Basics, 1st Edition

    By Stanley Gaines Jr.

    Personality Psychology: The Basics provides a jargon-free and accessible overview of the discipline, focusing on why not all individuals think, feel, speak, or act the same way in the same situation. The book offers a brief history of the area, covering a range of perspectives on personality…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Trophy Hunting: A Psychological Perspective book cover

    Trophy Hunting

    A Psychological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Beattie

    This book explores the psychology of trophy hunting from a critical perspective and considers the reasons why some people engage in the controversial activity of killing often endangered animals for sport. Recent highly charged debate, reaching a peak with the killing of Cecil the lion in 2015,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-25 
    Routledge

  • Social Psychology: Exploring the Dynamics of Human Experience book cover

    Social Psychology

    Exploring the Dynamics of Human Experience, 1st Edition

    By Robin R. Vallacher

    This textbook provides a thorough insight into the discipline of social psychology, creating an integrative and cumulative framework to present students with a rich and engaging account of the human social experience.From a person’s momentary impulses to a society’s values and norms, the diversity…

    Paperback – 2019-09-17
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Cognitive Archaeology: Psychology in Prehistory book cover

    Handbook of Cognitive Archaeology

    Psychology in Prehistory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tracy B. Henley, Matt J. Rossano, Edward P. Kardas

    The remains that archaeologists uncover reveal ancient minds at work as much as ancient hands, and for decades many have sought a better way of understanding those minds. This understanding is at the forefront of cognitive archaeology, a discipline that believes that a greater application of…

    Paperback – 2019-08-05
    Routledge

  • Homo Faber: A Study of Man's Mental Evolution book cover

    Homo Faber

    A Study of Man's Mental Evolution, 1st Edition

    By G. N. M. Tyrrell

    Originally published in 1951, Homo Faber is an examination of the scientific outlook on human mental evolution through the lens of parapsychology. The book aims to undermine what its terms, the ‘scientific outlook’ examining the human interpretation of the world, and the preconceived scientific…

    Hardback – 2019-06-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Evolution

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