Is Evolutionary Psychology Possible?

@article{Smith2019IsEP,
  title={Is Evolutionary Psychology Possible?},
  author={Subrena E. Smith},
  journal={Biological Theory},
  year={2019},
  volume={15},
  pages={39-49}
}
In this article I argue that evolutionary psychological strategies for making inferences about present-day human psychology are methodologically unsound. Evolutionary psychology is committed to the view that the mind has an architecture that has been conserved since the Pleistocene, and that our psychology can be fruitfully understood in terms of the original, fitness-enhancing functions of these conserved psychological mechanisms. But for evolutionary psychological explanations to succeed… Expand
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