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  • sociobiological — adjective Of or pertaining to sociobiology a sociobiological study See Also: sociobiologically, sociobiologist …   Wiktionary

  • sociobiological — See sociobiology. * * * …   Universalium

  • sociobiological — sociobiology …   Dictionary of sociology

  • sociobiological — so·cio·biological …   English syllables

  • sociobiological — adjective of or relating to sociobiology • Syn: ↑sociobiologic • Pertains to noun: ↑sociobiology, ↑sociobiology (for: ↑sociobiologic) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sociobiological theories of rape — are theories that explore to what degree, if any, evolutionary adaptations influence the psychology of rapists. Such theories are highly controversial, as traditional theories typically do not consider rape to be a behavioral adaptation. Some… …   Wikipedia

  • sociobiology — sociobiological /soh see oh buy euh loj i keuhl, soh shee /, adj. sociobiologically, adv. sociobiologist, n. /soh see oh buy ol euh jee, soh shee /, n. the study of social behavior in animals with emphasis on the role of behavior in survival and… …   Universalium

  • E. O. Wilson — Infobox Scientist box width = name = Ed Wilson image size = 300px caption = Edward Osborne Wilson on October 16, 2007 birth date = birth date and age|1929|6|10|mf=y birth place = Birmingham, Alabama United States death date = death place =… …   Wikipedia

  • Sociobiology — is a neo Darwinian and socialism synthesis of scientific disciplines that attempts to explain social behavior in all species by considering the evolutionary advantages the behaviors may have. It is often considered a branch of biology and… …   Wikipedia

  • sociobiology — A recently developed academic discipline, particularly popular in the United States, based upon the tenet that all animal and human behaviour is ultimately dependent upon genetic encoding moulded through evolutionary history by the processes of… …   Dictionary of sociology

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