Journals Higher Education



Published: 19 December 2013

208 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780199897612

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Social Dilemmas

Understanding Human Cooperation

Paul Van Lange, Daniel P. Balliet, Craig D. Parks, and Mark van Vugt

  • Provides an up-to-date review on scholarship in social dilemmas with a focus on psychology.
  • Discusses applications in domains as diverse (and important) as management and organizations, environment and sustainable development, national security, and health.
  • Covers the history of social dilemmas and prospects for future avenues of research that seem especially promising or important.
  • Discusses social dilemmas from a psychological perspective, an evolutionary perspective, and a cultural perspective.

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