16:070:560 Natural Selection and Social Theory

3 credits
Course Description: Recent papers on key topics in social evolution, such as female choice, symmetry, parasites, virulence, kinship, homosexuality, reciprocal altruism, and self-deception. Special emphasis on human data.

Most Recent Syllabus:

Spring 2008, Trivers


Departmental Chair
Ryne Palombit
Office Hours virtual, by appointment

Graduate Director
Erin Vogel
Office Hours virtual, Monday 2:30-4, by appointment

Graduate Assistant
Safiena Salaman