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Does the selection task detect cheater detection?

Abstract : This is a thorough discussion of the use by Cosmides and her collaborators of the selection task in order to test the hypothesis that there exist an evolved “social contract algorithm and an extension, with further experimental data, of Sperber & Girotto's “Use or misuse of the selection task” (Cognition, in press).
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Dan Sperber, Vittorio Girotto. Does the selection task detect cheater detection?. Julie Fitness, Kim Sterelny. New directions in evolutionary psychology, Macquarie Monographs in Cognitive Science, Psychology Press., 2002. ⟨ijn_00000053⟩



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