Human Cultural Evolution: A Letter Exchange
In a recent exchange of letters, hosted on the platform Letter.wiki, Massimo Pigliucci and David Sloan Wilson explored the question of whether multi-level selection theory, a school of evolutionary…
"Human Cultural Evolution: A Letter Exchange"
discusses the exchange of views between Massimo Pigliucci (
) and David Sloane Wilson (
Is multi-level selection theory useful for understanding human history? Is evolutionary biology helpful for humanities scholars? I wrote about
's exploration of this question in
Good article by
comparing the humanities and evolutionary science. Sounds like a good exchange on
, check out the links in the last paragraph of the first section of my article. ;-)
I don't have a science background but I did some research into this before writing my piece on your conversation with
(see below) & you are very good at explaining science to the layman.