I found this a delightful book... one that I would recommend to anyone interested in sampling evolutionary psychology as it ought to be done. PsycCRITIQUES, May 2013
About the Author
David P. Barash is Professor of Psychology and Biology at the University of Washington, Seattle, and author or coauthor of dozens of books, including The Hare and the Tortoise: The Conflict between Culture and Biology in Human Affairs
; Madame Bovary's Ovaries: A Darwinian Look at Literature
; and Payback: Why We Retaliate, Redirect Aggression, and Take Revenge
. He is also a regular contributor to the Chronicle of Higher Education
and to the op-ed page of the Los Angeles Times
, one of the founders of sociobiology, a Fellow of the AAAS, and the recipient of numerous awards.