General Foundations: Evolution & Psychology
January 11, 2007

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4 page handout for these lectures | pdf file of 10 page handout

the .ppt file for both lectures (6.5MB) | pdf file of 26 slides in color | Nature/Nurture 2x2 table

Time lines for "hominid" species
Local copy of the review containing this these time lines
Homepage of this site.

Some other external links
http://www.psych.ucsb.edu/research/cep/primer.htm
(the Evolutionary Psychology Primer, San Diego) | 3 overheads based on this site | OH1 | OH2 | OH3 |

Lecturer's (v. old) overheads about the experiments of Cosmides (1989) oh1 | oh2 | oh3 |

Pinker's list of instincts (1994)
Brief quotes from Pinker (1998)

Brief quotes from Pinker (2002/3)


http://www.hf.uio.no/iakn/roger/lithic/index.html  (Drawings and other material on stone tools)

Primitive Olduwan chopper | Intermediate stone cleaver | late stone age "microths" and projectile points (with permission)

more links for stone tools

External links on human evolution | links for the ‘language gene’

Reading: page references for relevant places in the Gleitman et al. (1999) text.

Brief quotes from Archer (2001)

Brief quotes from Segal (2001)

The Conclusion on the handout

The self-assessment quiz(marked online)

pdf file of the self- assessmentquiz