01:070:328 Evolution and Cooperation

3 credits
Course Description:
Use of evolutionary theory to study cooperation and other social behaviors in anthropology and related fields.  Topics include kin selection, reciprocity, costly signaling theory, collective action and coordination problems, and the emergence of social norms and conventions.  Prerequisite: 070:201 or 212  can be used as a prerequisite or a corequisite.

Most Recent Syllabus:
pdf 328 Cronk Spring 2020 (44 KB)



Undergraduate Director
Robert S. Scott
Email - Robert S. Scott
Fall 22 Office Hours

Monday 2-3:30 pm BIO-210 or by apptmt

Undergraduate Assistant
Maydelle Romero
Email - Maydelle Romero
Available by email M-F 9-5; In office Monday, Tuesday, Thursday

 Departmental Chair
Ryne Palombit
Email - Ryne Palombit
Fall 22 Office Hours

Monday 5:30-6:30 BIO-209A or by apptmt
Tuesday 1:30-2:30 virtual or by apptmt