Covid-19, evolution, brains and psychology

Frederick Toates
2020 Animal Sentience  
Attention needs to be directed to the processes that control behavior in humans and the adaptive problems that they solved in our early evolutionary environment. The evolutionary mismatch between the current environment and the human brain can yield important insights into the problems that beset us in the context of environmental degradation and nonhuman animal welfare. Frederick Toates is Emeritus Professor of Psychology at the Open University in the UK. His research area is the theory of
more » ... vation and he pioneered incentive motivation theory. Website
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