Talk type: Talk

Cooperation vs. Competition: How Communities Really Survived

  • Talk in Russian

People are sociable and social. Without interaction, a person is not a person. But interactions come in many different forms. Some of our predecessors preferred a brutal version of communication, while others were kind. Which strategy turned out to be the winning one? Who ended up extinct, and who turned out to be our ancestor? What behavioral traps did our evolution have in store for us?