from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The study of the biological determinants of social behavior, based on the theory that such behavior is often genetically transmitted and subject to evolutionary processes.
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- n. The science that applies the principles of evolutionary biology to the study of social behaviour in both humans and animals
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- n. the branch of biology that conducts comparative studies of the social organization of animals (including human beings) with regard to its evolutionary history
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