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Title The innate mind. Volume 2, Culture and cognition / edited by Peter Carruthers, Stephen Laurence, Stephen Stich
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  153 In62  v.2 2006    AVAILABLE    30500101260894
Descript x, 356 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series Evolution and cognition
Evolution and cognition
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-349) and index
Introduction: culture and the Innate Mind -- Part I: Learning, Culture, and Evolution -- Culture, Adaptation, and Innateness / Robert Boyd and Peter J. Richerson -- About 17 (+/-2) potential principles about links between the innate mind and culture: preadaptation, predispositions, preferences, pathways, and domains / Paul Rozin -- Steps toward an evolutionary psychology of a culture-dependent species / Daniel M.T.Fessler -- Human groups as adaptive units: toward a permanent consensus / David Sloan Wilson -- The baldwin effect and genetic assimilation: contrasting explanatory foci and gene concepts in two approaches to an evolutionary process / Paul E. Griffiths -- The baldwin effect and genetic assimilation: reply to griffiths / David Papineau -- Mental number lines / Marcus Giaquinto --
Part II: Modularity and cognitive architecture -- Modularuty in language and theory of mind: what is the evidence? / Michael Siegal and Luca Surian -- Culture and modularity / Dan Sperber and Lawrence Hirschfeld -- Shaping social environments with simple recognition heuristics / Peter M. Todd and Annerieke Heuvelink -- Simple heuristics meet massive modularity / Peter Carruthers -- Modularity and design reincarnation / H. Clark Barrett -- Cognitive load and human decision, or, three ways of rolling the rock uphill / Kim Sterelny --
Part III: Morality, norms, and religion -- How good is the linguistic analogy? / Susan Dwyer -- Is human morality innate? / Richard Joyce -- A framework for the psychology of norms / Chamdra Sekhar Srioada and Stephen Stich -- Religion's innate origins and evolutionary background / Scott Atran
Subject Cognitive science
Nativism (Psychology)
Alt Author Carruthers, Peter, 1952-
Laurence, Stephen
Stich, Stephen P
Alt Title Culture and cognition
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