Peter Richerson

Professor Emeritus of Environmental Studies

Departments

Environmental Science & Policy

Offices and Labs

3146A Wickson Hall
752-2781

Profile Introduction

Cultural evolution, animal social learning, mathematical models

Degrees

1969 PhD Zoology University of California, Davis

Research Interests

Cultural evolution, animal social learning, mathematical models

CBS Grad Group Affiliations

Animal Behavior

Specialties / Focus

Animal Behavior
  • Behavior Ecology and Sociobiology

Publications

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  • Lien-Siang Chou, Marsh RE and PJ Richerson. 2000. Constraints on social transmission of food selection in roof rats, Rattus rattus. Zoologica Taiwanica. 11:95-109
  • Leland KN, PJ Richerson, and R Boyd. 1996. Developing a theory of animal social learning. In: Social Learning in Animals: The Roots of Culture. San Diego Academic Press:Ch 7
  • Boyd R and PJ Richerson. 1996. Why culture is common, but cultural evolution is rare. Proc British Academy. 88:77-93