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Evolutionary psychology and violence : a primer for policymakers and public policy advocates

Author: Richard W Bloom; Nancy Kimberly Dess
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2002.
Series: Psychological dimensions to war and peace.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Each chapter in this volume poses a public policy issue related to violence, describes aspects of evolutionary psychology that are relative, and then posits public policy recommendations based on  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard W Bloom; Nancy Kimberly Dess
ISBN: 0275974677 9780275974671
OCLC Number: 1038167073
Description: pages.
Contents: Foreword by Joseph Graves Jr. Preface by Richard W. Bloom and Nancy K. Dess The Evolution of Scientific Psychology and Public Policy: On Violence and Its Antidotes by Richard W. Bloom The Social Implications of Evolutionary Psychology: Linking Brain Biochemistry, Toxins, and Violent Crime by Roger D. Masters Psychopathy as an Adaptation: Implications for Society and Social Policy by Stuart Kinner Combating Rape: Views of an Evolutionary Psychologist by Linda Mealey Mate Homicide: TBA by David Buss Fear and Death and Social Behavior: The Anatomy of Human Destructiveness by Sheldon Solomon, Jeff Greenberg, and Tom Pyszczynski An Evolutionary Perspective on Intercultural Conflict: Basic Mechanisms and Implications for Immigration Policy by Harold D. Fishbein and Nancy K. Dess Global Conflict Resolution: An Anthropological Diagnosis of Problems with World Governance by Christopher Boehm Violence and Its Antidotes: Promises and Pitfalls of Evolutionarily Aware Policy Development by Nancy K. Dess Index
Series Title: Psychological dimensions to war and peace.
Responsibility: edited by Richard W. Bloom and Nancy Dess ; foreword by Joseph Graves, Jr.

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