DCCS Visiting Professor
Distinguished Professor of Psychological & Brain Sciences and Co-director, Center for Evolutionary. UC Santa Barbara.
Ph.D. in Cognitive Psychology, University of Harvard.
A.B. in Biology, Harvard University
Co-Director Center for Evolutionary Psychology, UCSB.
Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences
Foundations of Social Cognition and Social Behavior
Evolutionary psychology, Behavioral Sciences, generation of culture, social exchange.
Mail: [email protected]
Phone: (805) 893-8000
Address: Psychology East, Room 3808, University of California, Santa Barbara
- Lieberman, D., Tooby, J. & Cosmides, L. (2003). Does morality have a biological basis? An empirical test of the factors governing moral sentiments relating to incest. Proceedings of the Royal Society London (Biological Sciences), 02PB0795, 1-8.
- Stone, V., Cosmides, L., Tooby, J., Kroll, N. & Knight, R. (2002). Selective Impairment of Reasoning About Social Exchange in a Patient with Bilateral Limbic System Damage. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. (August, 2002).
- Sugiyama, L., Tooby, J. & Cosmides, L. (2002). Cross-cultural evidence of cognitive adaptations for social exchange among the Shiwiar of Ecuadorian Amazonia. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. (August, 2002).
- Klein, S., Cosmides, L., Tooby, J., & Chance, S. (2002). Decisions and the evolution of memory: Multiple systems, multiple functions. Psychological Review, 109, 306-329.
- Kurzban, R., Tooby, J. & Cosmides, L. (2001). Can race be erased?: Coalitional computation and social categorization. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 98(26), 15387-15392. (December 18, 2001).
- Fiddick, L., Cosmides, L., & Tooby, J. (2000). No interpretation without representation: The role of domain-specific representations and inferences in the Wason selection task. Cognition, 77, 1-79.