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Natural selection and social theory : selected papers of Robert L. Trivers

Author: Robert Trivers
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Series: Evolution and cognition.
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Trivers, Robert.
Natural selection and social theory.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2002
(DLC) 2001036767
(OCoLC)47625303
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Trivers
ISBN: 1423735277 9781423735274 9780195351422 0195351428
OCLC Number: 62310537
Notes: A collection of 10 papers, 5 published in scholarly journals between 1971-1976 and 5 between 1982-2000.
Reciprocal altruism -- Parental investment and reproductive success -- The Trivers-Willard effect -- Parent-offspring conflict -- Haplodiploidy and the social insects -- Size and reproductive success in a lizard -- Selecting good genes for daughters -- Self-deception in service of deceit -- Genomic imprinting -- Fluctuating asymmmetry and 2nd:4th digit ratio in children.
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 345 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Reciprocal altruism --
Parental investment and reproductive success --
The Trivers-Willard effect --
Parent-offspring conflict --
Haplodiploidy and the social insects --
Size and reproductive success in a lizard --
Selecting good genes for daughters --
Self-deception in service of deceit --
Genomic imprinting --
Fluctuating asymmmetry and 2nd : 4th digit ratio in children.
Series Title: Evolution and cognition.
Responsibility: Robert Trivers.
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