Essentialism and Human Nature
Published Online: 28 MAY 2003
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Lloyd, E. A. and Crowley, S. J. 2003. Essentialism and Human Nature. eLS. .
- Published Online: 28 MAY 2003
Current scientific attempts to characterize human nature have roots in a philosophic view of kinds that is inapplicable to any species in the wake of Darwin's work on evolution by natural selection.
- evolutionary psychology;
- behavioural ethology;
- human nature