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Title Evolution and Contextual Behavioral Science : an Integrated Framework for Understanding, Predicting, and Influencing Human Behavior / edited by David Sloan Wilson and Steven C. Hays foreword by Anthony Biglan

Imprint Oakland : Context Press, 2018.

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Description 1 online resource (viii, 343 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical reference and index
Contents Foreword -- 1. Evolution and Contextual Behavioral Science / David Sloan Wilson, Steven C. Hayes -- Learning : 2. The Contextual Science of Learning: Integrating Behavioral and Evolution Science Within a Functional Approach / Michael J. Dougher, Derek A. Hamilton -- 3. Classical and Operant Conditioning: Evolutionarily Distinct Strategies? / Zohar Z. Bronfman, Simona Ginsburg, Eva Jablonka -- Dialogue on Learning / Participants: Michael J. Dougher, Derek A. Hamilton, Steven C. Hayes, and Eva Jablonka -- Symbolic Thought and Communication : 4. Symbolic Thought and Communication from a Contextual Behavioral Science Perspective / Dermot Barnes-Holmes, Yvonne Barnes-Holmes, Ciara McEnteggart -- 5. Beneath Symbols: Convention as a Semiotic Phenomenon . Terrence W. Deacon -- Dialogue on Symbolic Thought and Communication / Participants: Dermot Barnes-Holmes, Yvonne Barnes-Holmes, Terrence W. Deacon, and Steven C. Hayes -- Development and Adolescence : 6. The Evolutionary Basis of Risky Adolescent Behavior / Bruce J. Ellis -- 7. Shaping DNA (Discoverer, Noticer, and Advisor): A Contextual Behavioral Science Approach to Youth Intervention / Joseph Ciarrochi, Louise L. Hayes -- Dialogue on Development and Adolescence / Participants: Joseph Ciarrochi, Bruce J. Ellis, Louise L. Hayes, and David Sloan Wilson -- Emotions and Empathy : 8. Situated Empathy: Applying Contextualism to the Science of Recognizing Other People's Emotions / Kibby McMahon, M. Zachary Rosenthal -- 9. The Social and Contextual Nature of Emotion: An Evolutionary Perspective / Lynn E. O'Connor, Jack W. Berry -- Dialogue on Emotions and Empathy / Participants: Jack W. Berry, Steven C. Hayes, Kibby McMahon, Lynn E. O'Connor, and M. Zachary Rosenthal -- Organizational Development : 10. Relational Models, Leadership, and Organization Design: An Evolutionary View of Organizational Development / J.W. Stoelhorst, Mark van Vugt -- 11. Organizational Flexibility: Creating a Mindful and Purpose-Driven Organization / Frank W. Bond -- Dialogue on Organizational Development / Participants: Frank W. Bond, J.W. Stoelhorst, Mark van Vugt, and David Sloan Wilson -- Behavioral and Physical Health : 12. Evolutionary Mismatch: A Framework for Understanding Health and Disease in the Modern World--"Better Living Through Evolution" / Aaron P. Blaisdell -- 13. Living Well as the First Medicine: Health and Wellness in the Modern World / Kelly G. Wilson -- Dialogue on Behavioral and Physical Health / Participants: Aaron P. Blaisdell, David Sloan Wilson, Kelly G. Wilson -- Small Groups : 14. Small Groups as Fundamental Units of Social Organization / David Sloan Wilson -- 15. Prososical: Using CBS to Build Flexible, Healthy Relationships / Paul W.B. Atkins -- Dialogue on Small Groups / Participants: Paul W.B. Atkins, Steven C. Hayes, David Sloan Wilson -- 16. Variation and Selection in Psychopathology and Psychotherapy: The Example of Psychological Inflexibility / Steven C. Hayes, Jean-Louis Monestès -- Psychopathology and Behavior Change : 17. Reconciling the Tension Between Behavioral Change and Stability / Renée A. Duckworth -- Dialogue on Psychopathology and Behavior Change / Participants: Renée Duckworth, Steven C. Hayes, Jean-Louis Monestès, David Sloan Wilson -- 18. Evolution and Contextual Behavioral Science: Where Are We and Where Are We Going? A Concluding Dialogue Between the Editors / Stevn C. Hayes, David Sloan Wilson -- Index.
Summary Contextual behavioral science seeks to understand the behavior of individuals and groups in the context of their environments. Meanwhile, evolutionary science examines the effects that environmental selection pressures and heritable variation have on all species. In Evolution and Contextual Behavioral Science, two renowned experts in these two fields argue why these schools of thought are intrinsically linked, as well as why their reintegration--or, reunification--is essential.
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Subject Behaviorism (Psychology)
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Wilson, David Sloan.
Hayes, Steven C.
Biglan, Anthony.
Added Title Evolution & contextual behavioral science
Other Form: Print version: Wilson, David Sloan. Evolution and Contextual Behavioral Science : An Integrated Framework for Understanding, Predicting, and Influencing Human Behavior. Oakland : Context Press, ©2018 9781626259133
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