I am unimpressed by the latest 'explanation' from the world of evolutionary psychology.
Writing tagged: ‘sociobiology’
How The Woman Got Her Wiggle…an evolutionary Just-So story
The misleading message in a woman's walk.
Menopause for thought
They're at it again. Sociobiologists are looking for evolutionary explanations for phenomena that don't seem to need them.
Evolutionary psychologists are at it again!
Evolutionary Just-So Stories
Desmond Morris's specious explanation for kissing.
All very interesting, but so what?
Sociobiology always seems to leave me underwhelmed.
I'm sure we can learn certain things about human behaviour by studying chimps, but I can't help feeling people read far too much into such studies.