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Comparative approaches in evolutionary psychology: molecular neuroscience meets the mind.

@article{Panksepp2002ComparativeAI,
  title={Comparative approaches in evolutionary psychology: molecular neuroscience meets the mind.},
  author={J. Panksepp and J. Moskal and R. Kroes},
  journal={Neuro endocrinology letters},
  year={2002},
  volume={23 Suppl 4},
  pages={
          105-15
        }
}
Evolutionary psychologists often overlook a wealth of information existing between the proximate genotypic level and the ultimate phenotypic level. This commonly ignored level of biological organization is the ongoing activity of neurobiological systems. In this paper, we extend our previous arguments concerning strategic weaknesses of evolutionary psychology by advocating a foundational view that focuses on similarities in brain, behavior, and various basic psychological features across… Expand
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