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Published: 07 January 2016

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780190210502

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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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