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Published: 18 July 2019

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780198789970

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The Origins of Unfairness

Social Categories and Cultural Evolution

Cailin O'Connor

  • Addresses issues of social importance
  • A ground-breaking work which reveals how human interaction leads to unfairness
  • Illuminates the role of social categories including gender, race, and religion
  • Uses game theory to show the workings of cultural evolution within groups
  • Written for non-specialists without any technical background
  • Elucidates a variety of topics from gender differences to minority disadvantage
  • Presents important lessons for social justice

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