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Mental Capacity

Mental ability; he's got plenty of brains but no common sense.


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Pitfalls of Evolutionary Psychology: Exaptation

... urges that relate to fertility and reproduction. I think the fundamental flaw in the evolutionary psychology of sex is that it fails to account ... capable of complex thinking, and that once we reached this cognitive capacity, the link between evolution and human behavior dissolved and became ...

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by jeremyo
Mon Aug 17, 2009 12:12 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Pitfalls of Evolutionary Psychology: Exaptation
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Re: Natural selection is proven wrong

... you could say that the fitness benefits gained from our increased mental capacity far outweigh the other accumulated genetic disorders. In which case NS still applies ...

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by biohazard
Thu Apr 23, 2009 6:11 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection is proven wrong
Replies: 247
Views: 650115

Natural selection is proven wrong

... aboriginal humans never had to deal with. Astus's proposal that our mental capacity outweighs other problems (such as cancer or the poor spinal column that Canalon pointed ...

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by alextemplet
Wed Apr 22, 2009 11:44 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection is proven wrong
Replies: 247
Views: 650115

Re: Natural selection is proven wrong

... you could say that the fitness benefits gained from our increased mental capacity far outweigh the other accumulated genetic disorders. In which case NS still applies ...

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by AstusAleator
Wed Apr 22, 2009 9:40 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection is proven wrong
Replies: 247
Views: 650115

Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... 16, 329-336. Ankney, C. D. (1995). Sex differences in brain size and mental abilities: Comments on R. Lynn and D. Kimura. Personality and Individual ... Journal of Criminology, 32, 315-334. Rushton, J. P. (1992). Cranial capacity related to sex, rank, and race in a stratified random sample of ...

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by TJJ
Fri May 16, 2008 12:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 264645
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