Evolution, Emotion, and Reason: Emotions, Part II 
Evolution, Emotion, and Reason: Emotions, Part II
by Yale / Paul Bloom
Video Lecture 12 of 20
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Lecture Description

Professor Bloom continues the discussion of emotions as useful evolutionary adaptations for dealing with our social environment. In particular, this lecture describes evolutionary explanations for several important emotional responses, such as the love between parents and their offspring, the gratitude we feel towards cooperative behaviors, the spite we feel for cheaters, and the cultural differences in feelings of revenge.

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