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Volume 86 | Number 1 | January-February 1998


Playtime

Solmon W. Golomb

A review of Games of No Chance: Combinatorial Games at MSRI, 1994, edited by Richard J. Nowakowski.

Cooperation Makes It Happen

Lee Dugatkin

A review of The Origins of Virtue: Human Instincts and the Evolution of Cooperation, by Matt Ridley.

Mirror, Mirror

Gregory Lockhead

A review of Mirrors in Mind, by Richard Gregory.

Attention Deficits

Andrew Rowland

A review of Hyperactivity Disorders of Childhood, edited by Seija Sandberg.

Biological Culture

Fraser Neiman

A review of Darwinian Archaeologies, edited by Herbert D. G. Maschner.

Monkey Business

Russell Tuttle

A review of Great Ape Societies, edited by W. C. McGrew, L. F. Marchant, and T. Nishida.

Age Limits

Mark Williams

A review of Cheating Time: Science, Sex, and Aging, by Roger Gosden.

Les Temps Peru

David Guillet

A review of Changing Fortunes: Biodiversity and Peasant Livelihood in the Peruvian Andes, by Karl S. Zimmerer.

Photographic Negatives

Peggy Fiedler

A review of Humanature, by Peter Goin.

Last Year's Model

Marcel Holyoak

A review of Population Dynamics in Ecological Space and Time, edited by Olin E. Rhodes, Jr., Ronald K. Chesser and Michael H. Smith.


Total Records : 27


 

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