Payback without bookkeeping: The origins of revenge and retaliation

Philosophical Psychology 32 (7):1100-1128 (2019)

Isaac Wiegman
Texas State University
ABSTRACTCurrent evolutionary models of revenge focus on its complex deterrent functions. Nevertheless, there are some retaliatory behaviors in nonhuman animals that do not appear to have a deterren...
Keywords Revenge  Evolutionary game theory  Punishment  Evolutionary psychology  Comparative psychology
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DOI 10.1080/09515089.2019.1646896
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