Publications

Forthcoming
Muthukrishna, M., & Henrich, J. (Forthcoming). A Problem in Theory. Nature Human Behavior.
van Dorp, L., Lowes, S., Weigel, H, J., Ansari-Pour, N., Lopez, S., Mendoza-Revilla, J., Robinson, J. A., et al. (Forthcoming). The Genetic Legacy of State Centralization in the Kuba Kingdom of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. PNAS.
Henrich, J., Bauer, M., Cassar, A., Chytilova, J., & Purzycki, B. G. (Forthcoming). Does War Increase Religiosity? Nature Human Behavior.
Muthukrishna, M., Henrich, J., Toyakawa, W., Hamamura, T., Kameda, T., & Heine, S. J. (Forthcoming). Overconfidence is Universal? Elicitation of Genuine Overconfidence (Ego) Method Reveals Systematic Differences Across Domain, Task Knowledge, and Incentives in Four Populations. PLoS One.
2018
Hruschka, D., Medin, D., Rogoff, B., & Henrich, J. (2018). Pressing questions in the study of psychological and behavioral diversity. PNAS , 1-3. PDF
Henrich, J. (2018). Human Cooperation: The Hunter-Gatherer Puzzle. Current Biology , 28, R1143-R1145. Publisher's Version
Awad, E., Dsouza, S., Kim, R., Schulz, J., Henrich, J., Shariff, A., Bonnefon, J. F., et al. (2018). The Moral Machine Experiment. Nature. Publisher's Version
Muthukrishna, M., Doebeli, M., Chudek, M., & Henrich, J. (2018). The Cultural Brain Hypothesis: How culture drives brain expansion, sociality, and life history. PLOS Computational Biology. Online Version
McNamara, R. A., Willard, A. K., Norenzayan, A., & Henrich, J. (2018). Weighing Outcome vs. Intent Across Societies: How cultural models of mind shape moral reasoning. Cognition. Online version
Singh, M. (2018). Why is there shamanism? Developing the cultural evolutionary theory and addressing alternative accounts. Behavioral and Brain Sciences , 41, e92, [Response to commentaries on 'The cultural evolution of shamanism.']. Online Version
Purzycki, B. G., Pisor, A., Apicella, C., Atkinson, Q., Cohen, E., Henrich, J., McElreath, R., et al. (2018). The Cognitive and Cultural Foundations of Moral Behavior. Evolution and Human Behavior , doi: 10.1016/j.evolhumbehav.2018.04.004. Online Version
Purzycki, B. G., Ross, C. T., Apicella, C., Atkinson, Q., Cohen, E., McNamara, R. A., Willard, A. K., et al. (2018). Material security, life history, and moralistic religions: A cross-cultural examination. PLoS ONE , 13 (3), e0193856. Online Version PDF
Singh, M. (2018). The cultural evolution of shamanism. Behavioral and Brain Sciences , 41, e99. Online Version
Xygalatas, D., Kotherová, S., Maňo, P., Kundt, R., Cigán, J., Kundtová Klocová, E., & Lang, M. (2018). Big Gods in Small Places: The Random Allocation Game in Mauritius. Religion, Brain and Behavior , 8 (2), 243–261. Online Version
Shaver, J. H., DiVietro, S., Lang, M., & Sosis, R. (2018). Costs Do Not Explain Variance in Trust Among Secular Groups. Journal of Cognition and Culture , 18 (1-2), 180-204. Online Version
Purzycki, B. G., Henrich, J., & Norenzayan, A. (Ed.). (2018). The Evolution of Religion and Morality. Religion, Brain and Behavior , 8 (2). Access Special Issue Online
Purzycki, B. G., Henrich, J., Apicella, C., Atkinson, Q., Baimel, A., Cohen, E., McNamara, R. A., et al. (2018). The evolution of religion and morality: A synthesis of ethnographic and experimental evidence from eight societies. Religion, Brain and Behavior , 8 (2), 101–132. Online Version
McNamara, R. A., & Henrich, J. (2018). Jesus vs. the Ancestors: How specific religious beliefs shape prosociality on Yasawa Island, Fiji. Religion Brain and Behavior , 8 (2), 185–204. Online Version
2017
Mehr, S. A., Singh, M., York, H., Glowacki, L., & Krasnow, M. M. (2017). Form and function in human song. Current Biology , 28. Online Version
Chudek, M., McNamara, R., Birch, S., Bloom, P., & Henrich, J. (2017). Do minds switch bodies? Dualist interpretations across ages and societies. Religion, Brain & Behavior , doi:10.1080/2153599X.2017.1377757. Online Version

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