Role of psychology in the study of culture

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Publication Type Journal Article
School or College College of Humanities
Department Philosophy
Creator Mallon, Ronald
Other Author Kelly, Daniel; Machery, Edouard; Mason, Kelby; Stich, Stephen P.
Title Role of psychology in the study of culture
Date 2006
Description Although we are enthusiastic about a Darwinian approach to culture, we argue that the overview presented in the target article does not sufficiently emphasize the crucial explanatory role that psychology plays in the study of culture. We use a number of examples to illustrate the variety of ways by which appeal to psychological factors can help explain cultural phenomena.
Type Text
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Volume 29
Issue 4
DOI 10.1017/S0140525X06319085
Language eng
Bibliographic Citation Kelly, D., Machery, E., Mallon, R., Mason, K., & Stich, S. P. (2006). Role of psychology in the study of culture. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 29(4), 355.
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Date Created 2012-06-13
Date Modified 2021-05-06
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60298x1
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