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Punishment Medicine & Life Sciences
Cultural Evolution Medicine & Life Sciences
Altruism Medicine & Life Sciences
altruism Agriculture & Biology
cooperatives Agriculture & Biology
Population Medicine & Life Sciences
Cooperative Behavior Medicine & Life Sciences
cooperative behavior Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 1972 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Causal understanding is not necessary for the improvement of culturally evolving technology

Derex, M., Bonnefon, J. F., Boyd, R. & Mesoudi, A., Jan 1 2019, In : Nature Human Behaviour.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Technology
Cultural Evolution
Artifacts
9 Citations (Scopus)
Cultural Evolution
fragmentation
multicultural diversity
Cultural Diversity
Population
2 Citations (Scopus)

INSIGHTS

Boyd, R., Richerson, P. J., Meinzen-Dick, R., De Moor, T., Jackson, M. O., Gjerde, K. M., Harden-Davies, H., Frischmann, B. M., Madison, M. J., Strandburg, K. J., McLean, A. R. & Dye, C., Dec 14 2018, In : Science. 362, 6420, p. 1236-1241 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Participation
Policy Making
Disasters
Social Norms
Natural Resources

Social information can potentiate understanding despite inhibiting cognitive effort

Derex, M. & Boyd, R., Dec 1 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 9980.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social learning
ability
cognitive ability
laboratory experiment
experiment

Cultural inheritance and evolutionary ecology

Richerson, P. J. & Boyd, R., Sep 29 2017, Evolutionary Ecology and Human Behavior. Taylor and Francis Inc., p. 61-92 32 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

ecology

Projects 2014 2020