Workshop on Human Nature and Institutions
Joint Workshop | 2011.4.5

*The workshop was jointly held by CERSS, Sage Center for the Study of Mind (UCSB), Center for Evolutionary Psychology (UCSB).

Date:2011 April 3rd-5th.

Place: Sage Conference Room, Building 551, room 1314, Univeraity of California at Santa Barbara

This workshop was hosted by Prof. Cosmides and Prof. Tooby, co-directors of the Center for Evolutionary Psychology. Reserchers from antholopology, psychology, and political science discussed about the functions of social institutions, including non-market social institutions such as social norms, conventions, culture, and the like. Prof. Toshio Yamagishi (ex-director of CERSS) presented his study at the workshop.