• approach
  • In 1990, Steven Pinker and Paul Bloom published their paper "Natural Language and Natural Selection" which strongly argued for an adaptationist approach to language origins. (wikipedia.org)
  • From then on Freeman argued strongly for a new approach to anthropology which integrated insights from evolutionary theory and psychoanalysis, and he published works on the concepts of aggression and choice. (wikipedia.org)
  • scientific
  • Ethology has its scientific roots in the work of Charles Darwin and of American and German ornithologists of the late 19th and early 20th century, including Charles O. Interspecies communication. (pearltrees.com)
  • Ethology has its scientific roots in the work of Charles Darwin and of American and German ornithologists of the late 19th and early 20th century, including Charles O. Whitman, Oskar Heinroth, and Wallace Craig. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the dawn of the 21st century, many aspects of animal communication, emotions, culture, learning and sexuality that the scientific community long thought it understood have been re-examined, and new conclusions reached. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • This new interest in biological and psychological universals lead him to take issue with the famous American anthropologist Margaret Mead who had described Samoan adolescents as not suffering from the "coming of age" crisis which was commonly thought to be universal when the study was published in 1923. (wikipedia.org)
  • individual
  • She believed strongly in leaving responsibility with the individual and, in this spirit, doctors at the Pioneer Centre gave health checks and medical information but left people to decide what to do, whether to seek treatment etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • male
  • Thus, in polygynous societies, when resources and goods differentially affect men's success in marrying and raising children, inheritance is strongly patrilineal or male biased. (ethology.ru)
  • mind
  • citation needed] The mind is also portrayed as the stream of consciousness where sense impressions and mental phenomena are constantly changing The original meaning of Old English gemynd was the faculty of memory, not of thought in general. (wikipedia.org)
  • The generalization of mind to include all mental faculties, thought, volition, feeling and memory, gradually develops over the 14th and 15th centuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] In popular usage, mind is frequently synonymous with thought: the private conversation with ourselves that we carry on "inside our heads. (wikipedia.org)