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The Emotional Mind

The Affective Roots of Culture and Cognition

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$29.95 • £21.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674980556

Publication Date: 04/15/2019

Academic Trade

448 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

3 illus., 1 table

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  • Introduction: The Affective Roots of Culture and Cognition
  • 1. Why a New Paradigm?
  • 2. Biological Aboutness: Reassessing Teleology
  • 3. Social Intelligence from the Ground Up
  • 4. Emotional Flexibility and the Evolution of Bioculture
  • 5. The Ontogeny of Social Intelligence
  • 6. Representation and Imagination
  • 7. Language and Concepts
  • 8. Affect in Cultural Evolution: The Social Structure of Civilization
  • 9. Religion, Mythology, and Art
  • Notes
  • References
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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