Cover: Mutualistic Cooperation — Why Religion Is Common but Saints Are Rare

Mutualistic Cooperation — Why Religion Is Common but Saints Are Rare

Published in: Religion, Brain & Behavior, 2016

Posted on rand.org Jul 19, 2016

by Luke J. Matthews

This commentary on a larger focus article suggests that religion may improve wellness through mutualistic benefits that do not require truly altruistic cooperation and related cultural signaling systems.

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