January 14, 2013
Can Evolution Really Explain Human Behavior?
Dan Slater, New York Times
A COUPLE of evolutionary psychologists recently published a book about human sexual behavior in prehistory called “Sex at Dawn.” Upon hearing of the project, one colleague, dubious that a modern scholar could hope to know anything about that period, asked them, “So what do you do, close your eyes and dream?”
TAGGED: Human evolution, human behavior, evolutionary psychology