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The Resource Beyond biofatalism : human nature for an evolving world, Gillian Barker

Beyond biofatalism : human nature for an evolving world, Gillian Barker

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Beyond biofatalism : human nature for an evolving world
Title
Beyond biofatalism
Title remainder
human nature for an evolving world
Statement of responsibility
Gillian Barker
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beyond Biofatalism is a spirited response to the pessimism of mainstream evolutionary psychology, which argues that human beings are incapable of building a more inclusive, cooperative, and egalitarian society. Considering the pressures of climate change, unsustainable population growth, increasing income inequality, and religious extremism, this attitude promises to bury us before we even try to meet these threats. Beyond Biofatalism provides the perspective we need to understand that better societies are not only possible but actively enabled by human nature. Though she takes issue with the
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Barker, Gillian
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Human evolution
  • Behavior evolution
  • Social evolution
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • Behavior evolution
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Human evolution
  • Social evolution
  • Behavior evolution
  • Biology
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Human evolution
  • Natural Sciences
  • Psychologie
  • Social evolution
Label
Beyond biofatalism : human nature for an evolving world, Gillian Barker
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Human nature and the limits of human possibility -- The cost of change -- Thinking about change and stability in living systems -- Lessons from development, ecology, and evolutionary biology -- Human possibilities -- Valuing change -- Choosing environments -- What is feasible? -- Evolutionary psychology and human possibilities
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ocn922528352
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1 online resource
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online
Isbn
9780231540391
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
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10.7312/bark17188
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  • 1c2a310b-4e4a-4d79-b9b1-e78ba6f53568
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Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)922528352
Label
Beyond biofatalism : human nature for an evolving world, Gillian Barker
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Human nature and the limits of human possibility -- The cost of change -- Thinking about change and stability in living systems -- Lessons from development, ecology, and evolutionary biology -- Human possibilities -- Valuing change -- Choosing environments -- What is feasible? -- Evolutionary psychology and human possibilities
Control code
ocn922528352
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231540391
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/bark17188
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt14d2kkn
  • 1c2a310b-4e4a-4d79-b9b1-e78ba6f53568
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)922528352

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