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Holistic Darwinism: Synergy, Cybernetics, and the Bioeconomics of Evolution

Peter Corning

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226116136
eISBN:
9780226116334
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226116334.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

In recent years, evolutionary theorists have come to recognize that the reductionist, individualist, gene-centered approach to evolution cannot sufficiently account for the emergence of complex ... More


* Well-being and affective style: neural substrates and biobehavioural correlates

Richard J. Davidson

in The Science of Well-Being

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198567523
eISBN:
9780191693670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198567523.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter examines human emotion and the diverse patterns of emotional reactivity as it relates to an individual's well-being. These patterns vary from person to person and evolutionary theorists ... More


Introduction: The Faces of Human Nature

Tim Lewens

in Why We Disagree About Human Nature

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198823650
eISBN:
9780191862267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198823650.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Many evolutionary theorists have enthusiastically embraced human nature, but large numbers of evolutionists have also rejected it. It is also important to recognize the nuanced views on human nature ... More


The revolutions

Tim Lenton and Andrew Watson

in Revolutions that made the Earth

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199587049
eISBN:
9780191775031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587049.003.0004
Subject:
Physics, Geophysics, Atmospheric and Environmental Physics

This chapter describes a work presenting a description by Szathmary and Maynard Smith of the entire sweep of evolution, going from primitive molecules to human society and language, as a series of ... More


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