A new book offers an answer to the nature/nurture debate.
But not a desire for greater fairness.
For people, unlike rats, the human 'behavioral sink' seems to be greater creativity, not pathological collapse.
It's allure is a primitive evolutionary hold over.
"Moralistic gods, supernatural punishment and the expansion of human sociality" in Nature
Hacking the Programs in Your Mind: Interview with Evolutionary Psychologists Leda Cosmides & John Tooby
By unlocking mechanisms that evolved in the brain, they've halted implicit racial bias and found the first female advantage in spatial cognition.
New research finds that nice guys tend to finish first.
The new book Future Babble explains why dart-throwing monkeys are better at predicting the future than most pundits.