Topic: Signaling


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

Amotz Zahavi, “The Fallacy of Conventional Signalling” (1993)

Amotz Zahavi, “Reliability in Communication Systems and the Evolution of Altruism” (1977)

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)

Roy Rappaport, “Ritual, Sanctity, and Cybernetics” (1971)