Thought in a Hostile World: The Evolution of Human Cognition

Thought in a Hostile World: The Evolution of Human Cognition

Kim Sterelny


WINNER OF THE 2004 LAKATOS AWARD!

Thought in a adverse World is an exploration of the evolution of cognition, in particular human cognition, through one among ultra-modern ideal philosophers of biology and of mind.

  • Featuresan exploration of the evolution of human cognition.
  • Written by way of one among today‚Äôs most well known philosophers of brain and language.
  • Presents a collection of analytic instruments for considering cognition and its evolution.
  • Offers a critique of nativist, modular types of evolutionary psychology, rejecting the instance of language as a version for brooding about human cognitive capacities.
  • Applies to the parts of cognitive technology, philosophy of brain, and evolutionary psychology.

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