Experimenting with Social Norms: Fairness and Punishment in Cross-Cultural Perspective

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Questions about the origins of human cooperation have long puzzled and divided scientists. Social norms that foster fair-minded behavior, altruism and collective action undergird the foundations of large-scale human societies, but we know little about how these norms develop or spread, or why the intensity and breadth of human cooperation varies among different populations. What is the connection between social norms that encourage fair dealing and economic growth? How are these social norms related to the emergence of ...

Experimenting with Social Norms: Fairness and Punishment in Cross-Cultural Perspective 2013, Russell Sage Foundation

ISBN-13: 9780871545008

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