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Punishment is not a group adaptation


  • Nicolas Baumard



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  • Nicolas Baumard, 2011. "Punishment is not a group adaptation," Mind & Society: Cognitive Studies in Economics and Social Sciences, Springer;Fondazione Rosselli, vol. 10(1), pages 1-26, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:minsoc:v:10:y:2011:i:1:p:1-26 DOI: 10.1007/s11299-010-0080-3

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    1. Torrin M. Liddell & John K. Kruschke, 2014. "Ostracism and fines in a public goods game with accidental contributions: The importance of punishment type," Judgment and Decision Making, Society for Judgment and Decision Making, vol. 9(6), pages 523-547, November.


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