Publications

Forthcoming
Bhui, R., M. Chudek, and J. Henrich. “How exploitation launched human cooperation.” Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology (Forthcoming).
Witkower, Z, J. L. Tracy, J. T. Cheng, and J. Henrich. “Two Signals of Social Rank: Prestige and dominance are associated with distinct nonverbal displays.” Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (Forthcoming).
2019
Lang, M, BG Purzycki, CL Apicella, QD Atkinson, A Bolyanatz, E Cohen, C Handley, et al.Moralizing gods, impartiality, and religious parochialism across 15 societies.” Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences (2019).
Muthukrishna, M, and J Henrich. “A problem in theory.” Nature Human Behavior (2019). Link to PDF
Henrich, J, M Bauer, A Cassar, J Chytilova, and B. G. Purzycki. “War increases religiosity.” Nature Human Behavior: Letter (2019). Publisher's Version
2018
van Dorp, L, S Lowes, JL Weigel, Naser Ansari-Pour, S Lopez, J Mendoza-Revilla, JA Robinson, et al.Genetic legacy of state centralization in the Kuba Kingdom of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.” PNAS 116, no. 2 (2018): 593-598. Publisher's Version PDF
Hruschka, D., D Medin, Barbara Rogoff, and J Henrich. “Pressing questions in the study of psychological and behavioral diversity.” PNAS 115, no. 45 (2018): 1-3. PDF
Henrich, J.Human Cooperation: The Hunter-Gatherer Puzzle.” Current Biology 28, no. 19 (2018): R1143-R1145. Publisher's Version
Awad, E., S. Dsouza, R. Kim, J. Schulz, J. Henrich, A. Shariff, J. F. Bonnefon, and I. Rahwan. “The Moral Machine Experiment.” Nature 563, no. 7729 (2018): 59-64. Publisher's Version
Muthukrishna, Michael, Michael Doebeli, Maciej Chudek, and Joseph Henrich. “The Cultural Brain Hypothesis: How culture drives brain expansion, sociality, and life history.” PLOS Computational Biology 14, no. 11 (2018): e1006504. Online Version
McNamara, Rita Anne, Aiyana K Willard, Ara Norenzayan, and Joseph Henrich. “Weighing Outcome vs. Intent Across Societies: How cultural models of mind shape moral reasoning.” Cognition 182 (2018): 95-108. Online version
Muthukrishna, M., J. Henrich, W. Toyakawa, T. Hamamura, T. Kameda, and S. J. Heine. “Overconfidence is Universal? Elicitation of Genuine Overconfidence (EGO) procedure reveals systematic differences across domain, task knowledge, and incentives in four populations.” PLoS ONE 13, no. 8 (2018). Publisher's Version
Singh, Manvir. “Why is there shamanism? Developing the cultural evolutionary theory and addressing alternative accounts.Behavioral and Brain Sciences 41 (2018): e92, [Response to commentaries on 'The cultural evolution of shamanism.']. Online Version
Purzycki, B. G., A. Pisor, C. Apicella, Q. Atkinson, E. Cohen, J. Henrich, R. McElreath, et al.The Cognitive and Cultural Foundations of Moral Behavior.” Evolution and Human Behavior 39, no. 5 (2018): 490-501. Online Version
Purzycki, B. G., C. T. Ross, C. Apicella, Q. Atkinson, E. Cohen, R. A. McNamara, A. K Willard, A. Norenzayan, and J. Henrich. “Material security, life history, and moralistic religions: A cross-cultural examination.PLoS ONE 13, no. 3 (2018): e0193856. Online Version PDF
Singh, Manvir. “The cultural evolution of shamanism.” Behavioral and Brain Sciences 41 (2018): e99. Online Version
Xygalatas, D., S. Kotherová, P. Maňo, R. Kundt, J. Cigán, E. Kundtová Klocová, and M. Lang. “Big Gods in Small Places: The Random Allocation Game in Mauritius.Religion, Brain and Behavior 8, no. 2 (2018): 243–261. Online Version
Shaver, J. H., S. DiVietro, M. Lang, and R. Sosis. “Costs Do Not Explain Variance in Trust Among Secular Groups.Journal of Cognition and Culture 18, no. 1-2 (2018): 180-204. Online Version
Purzycki, Benjamin Grant, Joseph Henrich, and Ara Norenzayan, ed.The Evolution of Religion and Morality.” Religion, Brain and Behavior 8, no. 2 (2018). Access Special Issue Online
Purzycki, B. G., J. Henrich, C. Apicella, Q. Atkinson, A. Baimel, E. Cohen, R. A. McNamara, A. K. Willard, D. Xygalatas, and A. Norenzayan. “The evolution of religion and morality: A synthesis of ethnographic and experimental evidence from eight societies.” Religion, Brain and Behavior 8, no. 2 (2018): 101–132. Online Version

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