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The Resource Does altruism exist? : culture, genes, and the welfare of others, David Sloan Wilson

Does altruism exist? : culture, genes, and the welfare of others, David Sloan Wilson

Label
Does altruism exist? : culture, genes, and the welfare of others
Title
Does altruism exist?
Title remainder
culture, genes, and the welfare of others
Statement of responsibility
David Sloan Wilson
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents arguments for the existence of altruism in nature, with surprising implications for human society
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Wilson, David Sloan
Dewey number
302/.14
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HM1146
LC item number
.W55 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Foundational questions in science
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  • Altruism
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Human evolution
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Social evolution
  • Behavior evolution
Label
Does altruism exist? : culture, genes, and the welfare of others, David Sloan Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-171) 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 : Altruism and evolution -- Groups that work -- How altruism evolves -- Equivalence -- From nonhumans to humans -- Psychological altruism -- Altruism and religion -- Altruism and economics -- Altruism in everyday life -- Pathological altruism -- Planetary altruism
Control code
sky268096040
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 180 pages
Isbn
9780300189490
Lccn
2014942467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
02/16 nj
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn877369730
Label
Does altruism exist? : culture, genes, and the welfare of others, David Sloan Wilson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-171) 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 : Altruism and evolution -- Groups that work -- How altruism evolves -- Equivalence -- From nonhumans to humans -- Psychological altruism -- Altruism and religion -- Altruism and economics -- Altruism in everyday life -- Pathological altruism -- Planetary altruism
Control code
sky268096040
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 180 pages
Isbn
9780300189490
Lccn
2014942467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
02/16 nj
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn877369730

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