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The Oxford handbook of evolutionary family psychology / edited by Catherine A. Salmon, Todd K. Shackelford.

New York, NY : Oxford University Press, c2011.

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  • Title:
    The Oxford handbook of evolutionary family psychology / edited by Catherine A. Salmon, Todd K. Shackelford.
  • Contributor: Catherine Salmon;
    Todd K Shackelford (Todd Kennedy), 1971-
  • Other Titles: Variant Title: Handbook of evolutionary family psychology
  • Subjects: Families; Families -- Psychological aspects;
    Dewey: 306.85
  • Publication Details: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, c2011.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: Towards an evolutionary psychology of the family / Catherine A. Salmon and Todd K. Shackelford -- Evolutionary anthropology of the human family / Mark V. Flinn -- The evolutionary history of pair-bonding and parental collaboration / Bernard Chapais -- The evolution of relationships in non-human families / Douglas W. Mock -- Human families -- Parent-child relationships / Marco Del Giudice and Jay Belsky -- Parent-offspring conflict / Catherine A. Salmon and James Malcolm -- Step-parenting, divorce, and investment in children / Kermyt G. Anderson -- Adoption : forms, functions, and preferences / Anthony A. Volk -- An evolutionary perspective on siblings: rivals and resources / Thomas V. Pollet and Ashley D. Hoben -- Trials and tribulations of childhood: an evolutionary perspective / Virginia Periss and David F. Bjorklund -- Family violence : how paternity uncertainty raises the stakes / Aaron T. Goetz and Gorge A. Romero -- Grandparents and extended kin / Harald A. Euler -- Animal families -- Kin recognition / Peter Hepper -- Kin selection and cooperative courtship in birds / Alan H. Krakauer and Emily H. DuVal -- Primate kin preferences : explaining diversity / Carol M. Berman -- Fictive families -- Pet keeping : a case study in maladaptive behavior / John Archer -- Pets in the family: an evolutionary perspective / James A. Serpell and Elizabeth S. Paul -- Fictive kinship and induced altruism / Hector N. Qirko -- Passion and compassion : psychology of kin relations within and beyond the family / Justin H. Park and Joshua M. Ackerman -- Cooperation and conflict in the light of kin recognition systems / Daniel Brian Krupp, Lisa M. DeBruine, and Benedict C. Jones -- Conclusions and future directions -- Reflections on the human family / David C. Geary, Drew H. Bailey, and Jonathan Oxford -- Between conflict and cooperation : new horizons in the evolutionary science of the human family / Gregory Gorelik, Todd K. Shackelford, and Catherine A. Salmon.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9780195396690 (hardcover : alk. paper); BNB GBB210775; System number 015839189
  • Notes: Collection subset: Social Welfare
    Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Physical Description: xvi, 409 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
  • Series: Oxford library of psychology
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection YC.2012.b.327
  • UIN: BLL01015839189

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