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              This View of Life: Completing the Darwinian Revolution

              This View of Life: Completing the Darwinian Revolution (Hardback)

              By Wilson, David Sloan

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              From noted evolutionary biologist and the author of Evolution for Everyone comes a paradigm-changing new look at how we can apply evolutionary theory to our social and cultural institutions. Darwin's theory of evolution provides a single theoretical framework for biology, and all ...

              ISBN 9781101870204
              Published 19 February 2019 by Alfred A. Knopf
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              Does Altruism Exist?: Culture, Genes, and the Welfare of Others

              Does Altruism Exist?: Culture, Genes, and the Welfare of Others (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wilson, David Sloan

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              Does altruism exist? Or is human nature entirely selfish? In this eloquent and accessible book, famed biologist David Sloan Wilson provides new answers to this age-old question based on the latest developments in evolutionary science. From an evolutionary viewpoint, Wilson argues ...

              ISBN 9780300219883
              Published 15 April 2016 by Yale University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Foundational Questions in Science
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              Pathological Altruism
               

              Pathological Altruism (Hardback)

              Edited by Oakley, Barbara; Knafo, Ariel; Madhavan, Guruprasad; Wilson, David Sloan

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              Pathological Altruism is a groundbreaking new book - the first to explore the negative aspects of altruism and empathy, seemingly uniformly positive traits. In fact, pathological altruism, in the form of an unhealthy focus on others to the detriment of one's own needs, may underp ...

              ISBN 9780199738571
              Published 16 November 2011 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Evolution for Everyone
               

              Evolution for Everyone (Hardback)

              By Wilson, David Sloan

              What is the biological reason for gossip? For laughter? For the creation of art? Why do dogs have curly tails? What can microbes tell us about morality? These and many other questions are tackled by renowned evolutionist David Sloan Wilson in this witty and groundbreaking new boo ...

              ISBN 9780385340212
              Published 1 May 2008 by Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub
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              The Neighborhood Project: Using Evolution to Improve My City, One Block at a Time

              The Neighborhood Project: Using Evolution to Improve My City, One Block at a Time (Hardback)

              By Wilson, David Sloan

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              A top evolutionist uses his science to address the challenges of a typical American city.

              ISBN 9780316037679
              Published 27 September 2011 by Little, Brown
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              Darwin's Cathedral: Evolution, Religion and the Nature of Society
               

              Darwin's Cathedral: Evolution, Religion and the Nature of Society (Paperback, New edition)

              By Wilson, David Sloan

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              Until recently, evolution and religion have been considered contending, irreconcilable theories of origin and existence. David Sloan Wilson takes the radical step of joining the two, while thinking of society as an organism, one in which morality and religion are adaptations.

              ISBN 9780226901350
              Published 15 December 2003 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Does Altruism Exist?: Culture, Genes, and the Welfare of Others

              Does Altruism Exist?: Culture, Genes, and the Welfare of Others (Hardback)

              By Wilson, David Sloan

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              Addresses a question that has puzzled philosophers, psychologists, and evolutionary biologists for centuries: Does altruism exist naturally among the Earth's creatures? The key to understanding the existence of altruism, the author argues, is by understanding the role it plays in ...

              ISBN 9780300189490
              Published 15 March 2015 by Yale University Press
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              Series Foundational Questions in Science
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              The Nurture Effect: How the Science of Human Behavior Can Improve Our Lives and Our World
               

              The Nurture Effect: How the Science of Human Behavior Can Improve Our Lives and Our World (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Biglan, Anthony; Foreword by Hayes, Steven C, PhD; Afterword by Wilson, David Sloan

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              A fascinating look at the evolution of behavioral science, the revolutionary way it's changing the way we live, and how nurturing environments can increase people's well-being in virtually every aspect of our society, from early childhood education to corporate practices. If you ...

              ISBN 9781684031801
              Published 23 April 2015
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              The Lucifer Principle Lib/E: A Scientific Expedition Into the Forces of History
                

              The Lucifer Principle Lib/E: A Scientific Expedition Into the Forces of History (Audio CD / Audio)

              By Bloom, Howard; Foreword by Wilson, David Sloan; Read by Hillgartner, Malcolm

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              The Lucifer Priciple is a revolutionary work that explores the intricate relationships among genetics, human behavior, and culture to put forth the thesis that evil is a by-product of nature s strategies for creation and that it is woven into our most basic biological fabric. Tho ...

              ISBN 9781504625258
              Published 7 July 2015 by Blackstone Audiobooks
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              Prosocial: Using Evolutionary Science to Build Productive, Equitable, and Collaborative Groups
                

              Prosocial: Using Evolutionary Science to Build Productive, Equitable, and Collaborative Groups (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Atkins, Paul W. B, PhD; Wilson, David Sloan; Hayes, Steven C, PhD; Foreword by Ryan, Richard M.

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              Based on the work of Nobel Prize winning economist, Elinor Ostrom, Prosocial presents a groundbreaking and comprehensive program for designing effective and socially equitable groups of all sizes to create positive world change--from businesses and social justice groups to global ...

              ISBN 9781684030248
              Release Date 1 October 2019 by Context Press
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