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·        PaperCross-cultural regularities in the cognitive architecture of pride

o   La Nación (Argentina) –  3/2017 – La aprobación de los otros y la psicología de la sociabilidad
o   World Economic Forum –  2/2017Pride has a bad reputation, but here's why it might be a good thing
o   Ars Technica –  2/2017Feeling proud is probably a sign that people think you’re great
o –  2/2017Humans correctly forecast the personal qualities valued in their local population, and generate pride accordingly: study
o   UCSB Press Release –  2/2017Pride — Sin or Incentive?

  o   University of Oxford Press Release –  2/2017 – Is pride a sin or an incentive?

·        PaperInvariances in the architecture of pride across small-scale societies

o   Press
o   BBC (UK) –  10/2018 – Why we shouldn't be too modest
o   BBC (Turkey) –  10/2018 – Neden fazla mütevazı olmamak gerek?
o   BBC (LatAm) –  1/2019 – Por qué no es bueno ser demasiado modesto
o   HuffPost (Brazil) –  8/2018 – Orgulho é mesmo um pecado? Estudo analisa como o sentimento impacta a evolução humana
o   UOL notícias (Brazil) –  11/2018 – O papel do orgulho na evolução humana
o   Dilema veche (Romania) –  5/2019 – Lauda de sine
o   World Economic Forum –  9/2018 – How pride actually benefits the greater good
o   Association for Psychological Science (APS) – 11/2018 – Psychologists who studied shame around the world say it’s an essential part of being human
o   Yahoo! –  8/2018 – Evolution Study Shows Why Feeling Proud Is Key to Human Survival
o –  8/2018 – The intensity of pride people feel for a given act or trait is set by an implicit mental map of what others value
o   UCSB Press Release –  8/2018 – The value of pride
o   Université de Montréal Press Release –  10/2018 – Éviter la honte, chercher la fierté: un système universel
o   Radio
o   KCLU - NPR for the California Coast –  8/2018 – South Coast Researchers Say Pride Is More Than Narcissism; They Call It Evolutionary Survival Tool


·        Revista Capital (Chile) –  9/2011 – El doctor de la vergüenza

·        Prensa Libre (Guatemala) – 3/2014 – Especialista de la vergüenza

·        BBC – 3/2020 – Coronavirus: How to go for a walk safely, without getting shamed

·        BBC – 3/2020 – Coronavirus: cómo salir a caminar con cautela sin que te increpen o estigmaticen

·        Paper: Shame closely tracks the threat of devaluation by others, even across cultures

o   Press

o   The Boston Globe –  3/2016 – Shame on you—and others

o   Daily Mail (UK) – 3/2016 – Shame isn't necessarily a bad thing

o   The Washington Post –  10/2016 – Feel ashamed? Good for you!

o   The Huffington Post –  3/2016 – The Unexpected Reason It’s Healthy To Feel Shame

o   Finnish Broadcasting Company (Finland) –  10/2017 – Häpeän tunne on opittua – ilman sitä emme tulisi toimeen keskenämme

o   Republika (Indonesia) –  3/2016 – Penjelasan Ilmiah Mengenai Rasa Malu

o   How Stuff Works –  3/2016 – There's an Evolutionary Reason Humans Developed the Ability to Feel Shame

o   Quartz –  3/2016 – The evolutionary advantage of feeling ashamed of yourself

o   Psychology Today –  7/2017 – The Ordinary Courage of Being Our Selves

o   Sapiens –  2/2016 – There’s No Shame in Shame

o –  2/2016 – Study shows shame allows humans to anticipate social devaluation and adjust intensity of defensive response

o   ReliaWire –  2/2016 – Why Did Humans Evolve Ability To Feel Shame?

o   The Science Explorer –  2/2016 – Shame is Actually Critical for Our Survival, Researchers Argue

o   Science Alert –  2/2016 – Shame is a survival mechanism that reins in behaviour across cultures, scientists say

o   Applied Evolutionary Psychology Society –  3/2016 – The Evolution Of Shame: Why Shame Is Adaptive

o   UCSB Press Release –  2/2016 – For Shame

o   Radio

o   Inside Higher Ed –  4/2016 – Shame and Social Devaluation

·        Paper: Cross-cultural invariances in the architecture of shame

o   Wiener Zeitung (Austria) –  9/2018 – Warum wir Scham empfinden
o   La Repubblica (Italy) –  9/2018 – Perché proviamo vergogna? Per difenderci
o   BBC (Russia) –  10/2018 – О пользе стыда
o   El Periódico Digital (Bolivia) –  12/2018 – La vergüenza tiene una sorprendente (y humillante) función social
o   Quartz –  10/2018 – Psychologists who studied shame around the world say it’s an essential part of being human
o   Big Think –  10/2018 – Shame has an evolutionary purpose, say researchers
o   Psychology Today –  5/2019 – Profiles in (everyday) courage
o   UCSB Press Release –  9/2018 – The universality of shame
o   Université de Montréal Press Release –  10/2018 – Éviter la honte, chercher la fierté: un système universel

·        Paper: The true trigger of shame: Social devaluation is sufficient, wrongdoing is unnecessary

o   Slate (France) –  7/2018 – Peut-on avoir honte si nous n'avons rien à nous reprocher?

o   Cerveau & Psycho (France) –  11/2018 – Annie Ernaux ou la honte des innocents

Criminal law

·        Paper: The origins of criminal law       

o  Die Presse (Austria) –  2/2020 – Ist gerecht nur das, was besser überleben lässt?

o  Epoch times –  3/2020 – 研究找到法律本源:人類普世的直覺

StudyFinds –  5/2020 – How Did Law Become Part Of Human Civilization? Study Shows It May Be Natural ‘Instinct’

Economic Redistribution

·        Paper: Support for redistribution is shaped by compassion, envy, and self-interest, but not a taste for fairness       

o  Marginal Revolution –  8/2017 – Support for Redistribution is Shaped by Compassion, Envy and Self-Interest not Fairness

o  Reason –  8/2017 – Support for Redistribution Shaped by Compassion, Self-Interest, Envy

Cato Institute –  9/2019 – What Americans Think About Poverty, Wealth, and Work

El Cronista (Argentina) –  12/2017 – Por que apoyamos la redistribucion de ingresos... pero no toda?

Gazeta Prawna (Poland) –  8/2017 – Dlaczego kochamy Janosika? Pomysły na redystrybucję dochodów wciąż żywe 

The European (Germany) –  1/2018 – Warum sind Menschen für Umverteilung?

o  HumanProgress –  8/2017 – Compassion, Self-Interest and Envy Shape Redistribution 

o  UCSB Press Release – 7/2017 – Sharing the Wealth

                   o  Université de Montréal Press Release – 8/2017 – Qu’est-ce qui nous motive réellement à appuyer la redistribution de la richesse? 

                        ·        Video

o   Talk –  10/2018 – Lecture given at the Symposium on Evolutionary Consumption held at the John Molson School of Business, Concordia University

o   Steven Hayward –  1/2019 – The endless quest for social equality (Support for redistribution paper featured at 50:30)

·        Paper: The ancestral logic of politics: Upper body strength regulates men's assertion of self-interest over economic redistribution

o   La Nación (Argentina) –  4/2017 – Escrito en el cuerpo: Ideas que se niegan a desaparecer

o   The Economist (UK) –  10/2012 – Political strength

o   The Wall Street Journal –  10/2012 – Week in Ideas

o   Daily Mail (UK) –  5/2013 – Men who are physically strong are more likely to have right wing political views

o   Los Angeles Times –  5/2013 – Do Obama's small biceps explain his liberal politics?

o   Le Monde (France) –  5/2013 – Plus un homme est musclé, moins il partage

o   The Huffington Post –  10/2012 – Policy and Prowess: Did Ancient Humans Diss the 47%?

o   Reason –  5/2013 – Bicep Size Predicts Politics

o   Salon –  10/2012 – Muscular men have self-interested politics, says study

o   La Nación (Argentina) –  7/2013 – El cerebro y la política

o –  5/2013 – Wealthy Economic Liberals Actually Are Wimps

o   Association for Psychological Science –  5/2013 – Political Motivations May Have Evolutionary Links to Physical Strength

o   Psychology Today –  5/2013 – Physical Strength and Attitudes Toward Economic Policies

o   UCSB The Current –  5/2013 – UCSB Researchers Find Political Motivations May Have Evolutionary Links to Physical Strength

                            ·        Video

o   Universidad Francisco Marroquín (Guatemala) –  2/2014 – Envidia, uso de la fuerza y políticas de redistribución

Physical formidability

 ·        Paper: Adaptations in humans for assessing physical strength from the voice

o   CNN –  6/2010 – Men's voices may predict strength

o   New Scientist –  6/2010 – Male voices reveal owner’s strength


·        Paper: Human adaptations for the visual assessment of strength and fighting ability from the body and face

o   The Indian Express (India) –  10/2008 – Boxing opponent's face tells about his fighting ability

o   Science Daily –  10/2008 – Physical Strength, Fighting Ability Revealed In Human Faces

o   Slate –  10/2009 – Facial profiling

o   e Science News –  10/2008 – UCSB study finds physical strength, fighting ability revealed in human faces


o   El Periódico (Guatemala) –  5/2019 – Investigadores reciben Honoris Causa de la UFM

o –  9/2019 – Your Brain on Guilt and Shame

                ·        Video

               o   The Dissenter –  9/2019 – The Evolutionary Psychology of Emotions

·        Radio

               o   Libertópolis (Guatemala) –  5/2019 – Interview (begins at 12:40)

·        Paper: Trust in humans and robots: Economically similar but emotionally different

o   TechXplore –  4/2020 – Trust in humans and robots