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The SAGE Handbook of Evolutionary Psychology

The SAGE Handbook of Evolutionary Psychology
Applications of Evolutionary Psychology

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Psychology (General)

November 2020 | 552 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd

Evolutionary psychology is an important and rapidly expanding area in the life, social, and behavioral sciences, and this Handbook represents the most comprehensive and up-to-date reference text in the field today. Chapters in this Handbook address real-world and practical applications of evolutionary psychology such as applications to medicine, psychiatry, law, and technology. The SAGE Handbook of Evolutionary Psychology is an essential resource for researchers, graduate students, and advanced undergraduate students in all areas of psychology, and in related disciplines across the life, social, and behavioral sciences.


Part 1: Applications to Health and Well-Being

Part 2: Applications to Law and Order

Part 3: Applications to Technology, Communications, and the Future

Part 1: Applications to Health and Well-Being
Cezar Giosan
Chapter 1: Evolutionary Psychology and Counseling and Psychotherapy
Riadh Abed & Paul St. John-Smith
Chapter 2: Evolutionary Psychology and Psychiatry
C.A. Soper, John F. Gunn III, & Pablo Malo
Chapter 3: Evolutionary Psychology and Suicidology
James Carmody
Chapter 4: Evolutionary Psychology and Mindfulness and Meditation: Easing the Anxiety of Being Human
Ulysses Paulino Albuquerque, Joelson M.B. Moura, Risonedie Henriques da Silva, Washington S. Ferreira Júnior, & Taline C. Silva
Chapter 5: Evolutionary Psychology and Environmental Sciences
Simon Russell
Chapter 6: Evolutionary Psychology and Public Health
Diana Santos Fleischman
Chapter 7: Animal Ethics and Evolutionary Psychology
Part 2: Applications to Law and Order
Michael Latner
Chapter 8: Evolutionary Psychology and Political Institutions
Joseph L. Nedelec
Chapter 9: Evolutionary Psychology and Crime
Lois James
Chapter 10: Evolutionary Psychology and Policing: The Balance Between Aggression and Restraint
Eyal Aharoni & Morris B. Hoffman
Chapter 11: Evolutionary Psychology, Jurisprudence, and Sentencing
Alina Simona Rusu
Chapter 12: Evolutionary Psychology and Incarceration
Anthony Walsh, Cody Jorgensen, & Jessica Wells
Chapter 13: Evolution and Punishment
Ian A. Silver & Jamie Newsome
Chapter 14: Evolutionary Psychology and Corrections and Rehabilitation
Russil Durrant
Chapter 15: Evolutionary Psychology and Organized Crime
Anthony Lopez
Chapter 16: Evolutionary Psychology and Warfare
Part 3: Applications to Technology, Communications, and the Future
Holly Wilson, Paul Rauwolf, & Joanna J. Bryson
Chapter 17: Evolutionary Psychology and Artificial Intelligence: The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Human Behaviour
Robert Finkelstein
Chapter 18: Evolutionary Psychology and Robotics
Deanna Singhal & David Wiesenthal
Chapter 19: Evolutionary Psychology and Dangerous Driving Behavior
Gayle S. Stever
Chapter 20: Evolutionary Psychology and Mass Media
Ned Kock
Chapter 21: Evolutionary Psychology and Communication
Mark A. Caudell
Chapter 22: Evolutionary Psychology and Climate Change: Understanding the impact of time perspective on carbon emissions across 75 countries
James R. Anderson
Chapter 23: Evolutionary Psychology and Thanatology: Responses to Death
Stephen Whyte & Benno Torgler
Chapter 24: Evolutionary Psychology and Reproduction
Robert Finkelstein
Chapter 25: Evolutionary Psychology and Cyberwarfare

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