Evolutionary Psychology : The New Science of the Mind

Evolutionary Psychology : The New Science of the Mind

Book Title: Evolutionary Psychology : The New Science of the Mind

Author: Peter F. Drucker

Format: Paperback | 496 pages

Publication Date: 20 Nov 2014

ISBN-13: 9780205992126

This book examines human psychology and behavior through the lens of modern evolutionary psychology. Evolutionary Psychology: The Ne w Science of the Mind, 5/e provides students with the conceptual tools of evolutionary psychology, and applies them to empirical research on the human mind. Content topics are logically arrayed, starting with challenges of survival, mating, parenting, and kinship; and then progressing to challenges of group living, including cooperation, aggression, sexual conflict, and status, prestige, and social hierarchies. Students gain a deep understanding of applying evolutionary psychology to their own lives and all the people they interact with.