Language as an emergent group-level trait.
Shuai, Lan; Gong, Tao.
Behav Brain Sci
; 37(3): 274-5, 2014 Jun.
Artigo em Inglês | MEDLINE | ID: mdl-24970421
The collaborative emergence of group cognition.
The primacy of scaffolding within groups for the evolution of group-level traits.
The priority of the individual in cultural inheritance.
What is a group? Conceptual clarity can help integrate evolutionary and social scientific research on cooperation.
Group-level expression encoded in the individual.
Cultural evolution and emergent group-level traits through social heterosis.
Culture as an aggregate of individual differences.
Group-level traits can be studied with standard evolutionary theory.
Maintenance of cultural diversity: social roles, social networks, and cognitive networks.
Feedback, group-level processes, and systems approaches in human evolution.