Topic: Evolution


Leda Cosmides, Clark Barrett, & John Tooby, “Adaptive specializations, social exchange, and the evolution of human intelligence” (2010)

Robert Boyd, “Is the Repeated Prisoner’s Dilemma a Good Model of Reciprocal Altruism?” (1988)

Eddie Dekel, Jeffrey Ely, & Okan Yilankaya, “Evolution of Preferences” (2007)

Chris Knight, “Puzzles and mysteries in the origins of language” (2016)

Kazuo Okanoya, “Sexual display as a syntactical vehicle: the evolution of syntax in birdsong and human language through sexual selection” (2002)

Amotz Zahavi, The Handicap Principle: A Missing Piece in Darwin’s Puzzle (1997)

Ronald Heiner, “The Origin of Predictable Behavior” (1983)

Jason Potts, The New Evolutionary Microeconomics (2000)

Douglas Whitman, “Hayek Contra Pangloss on Evolutionary Systems” (1998)

Michael Tomasello, Why We Cooperate (2009)

Roy Baumeister & E.J. Masicampo, “Conscious Thought Is for Facilitating Social and Cultural Interactions: How Mental Simulations Serve the Animal–Culture Interface” (2010)

Peter Lewin, Capital in Disequilibrium (1999)