, Volume 27, Issue 1, pp 137-147
Date: 15 Aug 2010

Collaboration and human social evolution: review of Michael Tomasello’s why we cooperate (MIT Press, 2009)

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Abstract

Michael Tomasello’s new book Why We Cooperate explores the ontogeny and evolution of human altruism and human cooperation, paying particular attention to how such behaviors allow humans to create social institutions.