Authors:Margo Hilbrecht, David Baxter, Max Abbott, Per Binde, Luke Clark, David C. Hodgins, Darrel Manitowabi, Lena Quilty, Jessika SpÅngberg, Rachel Volberg, Douglas Walker, and Robert J. Williams
a , p. 2). More specifically, the objectives were: To reflect current knowledge (across existing models and disciplines) as it relates to factors associated with harmful gambling; To assist stakeholders across the gambling landscape to better
Authors:Bach Xuan Tran, Giang Hai Ha, Giang Thu Vu, Chi Linh Hoang, Son Hoang Nguyen, Cuong Tat Nguyen, Carl. A. Latkin, Wilson WS Tam, Cyrus S. H. Ho, and Roger C. M. Ho
obtain a broad view of research development concerning certain topics, researchers have generally adopted bibliometrics analytic. The limitation of bibliometrics, however, has been in its lack of power to discover the landscape of research topics hidden
To better understand how individuals, communities, and societies are navigating our rapidly changing world, we need to bring all our scientific tools for studying culture and evolution to the same table. We must unite in our scholarly efforts to explain the most important causes and consequences of cultural evolution, and we must leverage this foundational knowledge to create effective policies for enhancing social resilience and well-being in an ever-changing cultural landscape. In short, we need a more integrated approach to studying the intersections of culture and evolution.
Our launching of the new journal Culture and Evolution addresses this critical need. We intend to publish manuscripts from across the cultural and evolutionary sciences, with a particular emphasis on theoretical or empirical papers that advance our understanding of culture and its connections with biological evolution. Many scholarly disciplines must take part in this endeavour. The journal will seek papers from the fields of cross-cultural psychology, cultural evolution, cultural phylogenetics, dual-inheritance theory, evolutionary anthropology, evolutionary medicine, evolutionary psychology, evolutionary sociology, human behavioural ecology, human ethology, and international public health.
Although limited scholarly overlap exists across these disciplines, there is a trend for scholars to silo within one of these approaches. Each of these disciplines has its own intellectual history, its own favoured theories and methodologies, and its own journals and professional organisations. Because of this, some scholars fail to engage with the best theories and investigative tools that would allow them to properly answer the questions they should be asking. This new journal, Culture and Evolution, intends to change that by creating a venue in which cultural and evolutionary scholars across all disciplines help to inform and inspire one another. Our hope is that armed with an increasingly interdisciplinary framework, contributors and readers of this journal will reconcile historically disparate approaches and bring profound levels of consilience to the cultural and evolutionary sciences.
Authors:Dillon T. Browne, Shealyn S. May, Laura Colucci, and Hans-Jurgen Rumpf
al., 2019 ). Thus, while enhanced nosology is a critical step, it must also be accompanied by transactional models in which individuals and the digital landscape mutually shape one another, for better or for worse. Utilitarian frameworks will best
Authors:Glenn Geher, Scott Barry Kaufman, Justin R. Garcia, James C. Kaufman, and Blair Bryant Dawson
Anderson , K. G. ( 2006 ). How well does paternity confidence match actual paternity? Current Anthropology , 47 , 513 – 520 .
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Authors:Martie S. Underwood, Stephen J. Bright, and B. Les Lancaster
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their colleagues or classmates in the field. The ever-growing mobile landscape thus represents new opportunities for learners both inside and outside the classroom . ( Chen et al., 2015 ) The argument for adopting UDL has always been based on its
of organisms. Early on in my journey, my closed-eye visuals took shape and formed a neon purple hedgehog, which emanated a soft glow from within my chest, emerging occasionally as my spirit animal guide while I traversed landscapes. Thereafter, I
Authors:Sarah E. Nelson, Timothy C. Edson, Eric R. Louderback, Matthew A. Tom, Alessandra Grossman, and Debi A. LaPlante
gambling more generally, the online sports betting landscape is more varied than it would initially seem. Work investigating daily fantasy sports (DFS), a relatively new, rapid-cycling fantasy sports option, provides some evidence about how populations of