Evolutionary Psychology: Controversies and Current Directions
Saturday, May 26, 2012,
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Viewing human behavior within an evolutionary context would seem to be relatively uncontroversial. Yet, evolutionary psychology remains controversial. This symposium will explore the assumptions, misconceptions, and misapplications of evolutionary psychology, as well as some recent research on kin detection, psychoactive substance use, and intimate relationships.