The Oxford Handbook of Evolutionary Perspectives on Violence, Homicide, and War Hardback
Edited by Todd K. Shackelford, Viviana A. Weekes-Shackelford
Part of the Oxford Library of Psychology series
The Oxford Handbook of Evolutionary Perspectives on Violence, Homicide, and War synthesizes the theoretical and empirical work of leading scholars in the evolutionary sciences to produce the first extensive and authoritative review of this literature.
The handbook includes chapters on intimate partner violence, child abuse, sibling violence, suicide, adolescent bullying, sexual abuse, religious terrorism, animal cruelty, and several chapters addressing humanand non-human intergroup aggression and war.
This breadth of coverage is unique, and ensures that the handbook provides essential reading for students and researchers in the fields of psychology, anthropology, criminology, sociology, ethology, biology, and behavioral ecology.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 576 pages
- Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
- Publication Date: 20/07/2012
- Category: Violence in society
- ISBN: 9780199738403