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The Goodness Paradox (Robert Wright & Richard Wrangham)

Richard's new book, The Goodness Paradox … Why Jane Goodall's view of chimpanzees took a turn for the darker … Proactive violence (a human specialty) vs. reactive violence … Richard's "execution hypothesis" for how early humans dealt with violent males … Bob offers an alternative explanation for the domestication of our species … How our cousins the bonobos became nicer than our cousins the chimps … Richard's explanation for the evolution of moral sense … Is war a part of human nature? …


 24 April 2019  1h1m