Melanie MacEacheron conducts post-doctoral research via the GEL Laboratory, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, Canada, and teaches at the University of Western Ontario. She is a social evolutionary psychologist and a non-practicing Canadian lawyer. Using various methods, she primarily studies women’s psychology as potential or actual mothers and sex differences in mating and romantic relationships. She has also conducted comparative legal analysis to add context to psychological publications. (Photo credit: Brandon Jablonski)
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Grandmother Fish is a child’s first book of evolution. The book engages a young child’s imagination with sounds and motions that imitate animals, especially our direct ancestors. It’s our story of where we came from, told so simply that a preschooler can follow it.
From an evolutionary viewpoint, Wilson argues, altruism is inextricably linked to the functional organization of groups. “Groups that work” undeniably exist in nature and human society, although special conditions are required for their evolution.