Evolution and Genetics for Psychology has 17 ratings and 2 reviews. Evolutionary theory is driving forward our understanding of human behaviour like neve. Evolution and Genetics for Psychology lays out the conceptual toolkit one needs in order to think in evolutionary terms – and to apply this. Reviews the book, Evolution and Genetics for Psychology by Daniel Nettle ( ). In Evolution and Genetics for Psychology Nettle attempts to clarify the process.

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But I guess that if you study humans this is already on your reading list. Learning and adaptation 9.

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Includes bibliographical references p. Lambert Request an Inspection Copy. Lays out the conceptual toolkit one needs in order to think in evolutionary terms then goes on to show how these concepts are applied to issues psycho,ogy human behaviour, from sex to social relationships, to learning.

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What makes humans different? If you need to understand what heritability really means, what the difference is between a gene and an allele, or whether evolutionary and social explanations are compatible, this book is the survival guide you need.

Berndt marked it as to-read Mar 12, Summary, Taking it Further, and Questions 9. But it is often worth it. Humans as primates Evolutionary transitions, levels of selection, and intra-genomic conflict 4.

Plasticity and learning 9. University of Sydney Library.

Evolution and Genetics for Psychology

Bilal Zafri marked it as to-read Apr 03, An emphasis on humans and their close relatives makes it ideal for students of evolutipn and the behavioural sciences. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Waty marked it as to-read Nov 10, Selection and adaptation 5. How to test adaptationist hypotheses 5. It’s always hard to read textbooks like regular books. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.

Lists What are lists? Contents Machine generated contents note: Trivia About Evolution and Gen Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Common objections and misunderstandings 1. Watson Request an Inspection Copy. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

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The evolution of reproductive strategies 7. Kathryn rated it really liked it Dec 30, Huettel Request an Inspection Copy. Paperbackpages.

Ahmed Elsobky marked it as to-read May 26, Huseyin marked it as to-read Jul 16, The evolution of life span 7. Summary “Evolution and Genetics for Psychology explains how to think in evolutionary terms, and shows how to apply this thinking to any subject.

The University of Melbourne Library. The evolution of anisogamy 6. Summary, Taking it Further, and Questions 2. Jonathan Flint, Ralph J. Yet, many of us lack a firm grasp of the basics of the theory of evolution – a clear picture of what evolution is, and how and why it operates.

But such clarity is essential if we are to fully understand and