Punish or perish? Retaliation and collaboration among humans

Sigmund, K. (2007). Punish or perish? Retaliation and collaboration among humans. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 10.1016/j.tree.2007.06.012.

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A spate of recent investigations on reciprocation and social enforcement in humans has brought together (and sometimes divided) economists, psychologists, anthropologists, social scientists and evolutionary biologists, in addition to neurologists and students of animal behavior. Experimental work on public goods and social incentives has addressed a wealth of questions on the emotional and cognitive (proximal) factors, and also on the genetic and cultural (ultimate) evolutionary mechanisms involved in this essential aspect of human nature.

Item Type: Article
Research Programs: Evolution and Ecology (EEP)
Bibliographic Reference: Trends in Ecology & Evolution; 22(11):593-600 (November 2007) (Published onlilne 25 October 2007)
Depositing User: IIASA Import
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2016 08:39
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 17:19
URI: https://pure.iiasa.ac.at/8142

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