Evolution of Social Behavior
Work on formal models and philosophical foundations of the evolution of social behaviors--altruism, spite, cooperation, and punishment--in collaboration with Rory Smead (Northeastern)
REVIEWS and Media
Book reviews and blog posts as well as media exposure.
Evidence, Explanation, and Adaptationism
Philosophical work on evidential standards, evolutionary explanations, and the adaptationism controversy
Two collaborative projects: one on modeling climate negotiations and another on the nature of causation in the evolutionary process. Also, some work evaluating aspects of Nietzsche's philosophical writings from an evolutionary perspective.