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Published: 30 November 2015

320 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190210496

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How Traditions Live and Die

Olivier Morin

Foundations of Human Interaction

  • Provides an alternative to 'high-fidelity' theories of cultural transmission
  • Presents a general critique of cultural group selection
  • Combines four different methods of investigation: laboratory experiments, models, ethnography, and analysis of quantitative patterns of cultural diffusion
  • Appeals to a readership educated in human and social sciences by highlighting contributions from various humanities disciplines

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