A review of Why We Talk: The Evolutionary Origins of Language by Jean-Louis Dessalles (translated by James Grieve). Oxford University Press (2007), 395 pages, £35.00 ($55.00), ISBN: 0199276233 (hardback)
A review of Mathematical Models of Social Evolution: A Guide for the Perplexed by Richard McElreath and Robert Boyd. The University of Chicago Press (2007), 432 pages, £16.00 ($25.00), ISBN: 0226558274 (paperback); and Why Humans Cooperate: A Cultural and Evolutionary Explanation by Natalie Henrich and Joseph Henrich. Oxford University Press (2007), 272 pages, £20.00 ($35.00), ISBN: 0195314236 (paperback)
A review of Sexual Coercion in Primates and Humans: an Evolutionary Perspective on Male Aggression Against Females edited by M.N. Muller and R.W. Wrangham. Harvard University Press (2009), 504 pages, £40.95 ($55.00), ISBN: 0674033248 (hardback).