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Has punishment played a role in the evolution of cooperation? A critical review

  • Nicolas Baumard


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    Article provided by Fondazione Rosselli in its journal Mind & Society.

    Volume (Year): 9 (2010)
    Issue (Month): 2 (December)
    Pages: 171-192

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:minsoc:v:9:y:2010:i:2:p:171-192
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