16:070:563 The Biology of Social Bonds

3 credits
Course Description: The dynamics of basic social bonds, such as the mother-child bond, the mating bond, the bond between older and younger males, and the sibling bond, analyzed in terms of their evolution and of their adaptive significance for micro and macro social structures.

Most Recent Syllabus:
Fall 2006, Palombit


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