The emperor is still under-dressed

  title={The emperor is still under-dressed},
  author={David J. Buller and J. Fodor and T. Crume},
  journal={Trends in Cognitive Sciences},
DW's Canadian data regarding fatal abuse are discussed in [5xAdapting Minds: Evolutionary Psychology and the Persistent Quest for Human Nature. Buller, D.J. See all References[5], but the arguments of [3xEvolutionary psychology: the emperor's new paradigm. Buller, D.J. Trends Cogn. Sci. 2005; 9: 277–283Abstract | Full Text | Full Text PDF | PubMed | Scopus (37)See all References[3] and [5xAdapting Minds: Evolutionary Psychology and the Persistent Quest for Human Nature. Buller, D.J. See all… Expand
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