Topic 3 New Approaches to Sociology for BLACKBOARD

Topic 3 New Approaches to Sociology for BLACKBOARD -...

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6/14/11 Evolutionary Approaches to Social Life Human behavior is determined, in large part, by evolved psychological mechanisms (EPM) EPMs Automatic decision rules that transform inputs into an output emotions, external cues, behaviors Brain composed of many domain-
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Unformatted text preview: specific EPMs EPMs arose in response to conditions of EEA 6/14/11 Punchline and Criticisms Implications for behavior in modern environments Preferences, values and behaviors may be maladaptive When when they be maladaptive? Criticisms...
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