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Blueprint: The Evolutionary Origins of a Good Society Paperback – 23 Jul 2019

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  • Paperback: 544 pages
  • Publisher: Little, Brown US; 1 edition (23 July 2019)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0316423912
  • ISBN-13: 978-0316423915
  • Product Dimensions: 15 x 4.2 x 23.2 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 662 g
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 20,120 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Drawing on advances in social science, evolutionary biology, genetics, neuroscience, and network science, Blueprint shows how and why evolution has placed us on a humane path -- and how we are united by our common humanity.

About the Author

Nicholas A. Christakis is a physician and sociologist who explores the ancient origins and modern implications of human nature. He directs the Human Nature Lab at Yale University, where he is the Sterling Professor of Social and Natural Science, in the Departments of Sociology, Medicine, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Statistics and Data Science, and Biomedical Engineering. He is the Co-Director of the Yale Institute for Network Science and the co-author of Connected.

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