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Why everyone (else) is a hypocrite : evolution and the modular mind, Robert Kurzban

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Why everyone (else) is a hypocrite : evolution and the modular mind
Title
Why everyone (else) is a hypocrite
Title remainder
evolution and the modular mind
Statement of responsibility
Robert Kurzban
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how behaviorial inconsistencies can be blamed on the brain's evolution into specialized units, or modules, that do not always work together seamlessly, resulting in contradictory beliefs and preferences
Tone
Writing style
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385768
Cataloging source
DLC
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1969-
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Kurzban, Robert
Dewey number
153
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF311
LC item number
.K867 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Modularity (Psychology)
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Self-deception
Target audience
adult
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evolution and the modular mind
Label
Why everyone (else) is a hypocrite : evolution and the modular mind, Robert Kurzban
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-266) and index
Contents
Consistently inconsistent -- Evolution and the fragmented brain -- Who is "I"? -- Modular me -- The truth hurts -- Psychological propaganda -- Self-deception -- Self-control -- Morality and contradictions -- Morality is for the birds
Control code
2010026707
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 274 p.
Isbn
9780691146744
Lccn
2010026707
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ill.
Label
Why everyone (else) is a hypocrite : evolution and the modular mind, Robert Kurzban
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-266) and index
Contents
Consistently inconsistent -- Evolution and the fragmented brain -- Who is "I"? -- Modular me -- The truth hurts -- Psychological propaganda -- Self-deception -- Self-control -- Morality and contradictions -- Morality is for the birds
Control code
2010026707
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 274 p.
Isbn
9780691146744
Lccn
2010026707
Other physical details
ill.

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