P. J. Richerson
Gene-culture coevolution in the age of genomicsPDF
PNAS 107(Supplement 2):8985--8992, 2010
Abstract The use of socially learned information (culture) is central to human adaptations. We investigate the hypothesis that the process of cultural evolution has played an active, leading role in the evolution of genes. Culture normally evolves more rapidly than genes, ...
What can mathematical, computational and robotic models tell us about the origins of syntax?
Biological Foundations and Origin of Syntax, 2009
Beyond existence and aiming outside the laboratory: estimating frequency-dependent and pay-off-biased social learning strategiesdoi.orgPDF
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 363(1509):3515-3528, 2008