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Genetic seeds of warfare : evolution, nationalism, and patriotism

Author: R Paul Shaw; Yuwa Wong
Publisher: Boston : Unwin Hyman, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A thesis on conflict, promoting the view that certain evolved behaviours have interacted over time with environmental factors to create a propensity to warfare. This theory is applied to several case  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R Paul Shaw; Yuwa Wong
ISBN: 0044451873 9780044451877
OCLC Number: 17874036
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: xii, 274 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Part 1 Ultimate evolutionary strategies: inclusive fitness and in-group amity; groups as forces of selection and out-group enmity. Part 2 Emergent psychological strategies: epigenesis and channelled cognition; identification mechanism - the critical linkage. Part 3 Reinterpreting the empirical record: African coups d'etat; nationalism and patriotism. Part 4 Mobilizing for action: on biases, blinders and dead ends; the policy frontier - does peace have a chance?. Appendices: 1 - a cost/benefit model applicable to ethnic conflict; 2 - incest avoidance and early warfare.
Responsibility: R. Paul Shaw and Yuwa Wong.

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