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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 40 related to The Altruism Equation: Seven Scientists Search for the Origins of Goodness.   

Why Only Humans Weep: Unravelling the Mysteries of Tears

Ad Vingerhoets - Medical - 2013 - 291 pages
Crying has fascinated mankind for millenia. Since ancient times, we have known that our ability to produce emotional tears is unique human characteristic. This book is one of ...
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The Marvelous Learning Animal: What Makes Human Behavior Unique

Arthur W. Staats - Science - 2012 - 402 pages
What makes us human? In recent decades, researchers have focused on innate tendencies and inherited traits as explanations for human behavior, especially in light of ...
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The Evolution of Emotional Communication: From Sounds in Nonhuman Mammals to ...

Sabine Schmidt, Elke Zimmermann - Psychology - 2013 - 376 pages
Why do we think that we can understand animal voices - such as the aggressive barking of a pet dog, the longing meows of the family cat? Why do we think of deep voices as ...
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Aggression in Humans and Other Primates: Biology, Psychology, Sociology

Hans-Henning Kortüm, Jürgen Heinze - Psychology - 2013 - 202 pages
In this work aggression and conflict in man and other primates are interpreted in the light of evolutionary biology and game theory models. Unitl now interdisciplinary ...
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Quantitative Ecology: Spatial and Temporal Scaling

David C. Schneider - Science - 1994 - 395 pages
Quantitative Ecology reviews the manifold ways that scale influences the interpretation of ecological variation. Ecologists recognize the significance of scale and magnitude in ...
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Revolutionary Biology: The New, Gene-Centered View of Life

David P. Barash - Science - 213 pages
There is a revolution underway in biology. It is based on a new perception of bodies and genes, in which the former are the end product of the latter within the continuum of ...
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