People involved in the Project

This project involves the collaboration of a large number of individuals working at institutions both in the United Kingdom, and abroad.

The project is also highly interdisciplinary. Participants include researchers working in a variety of different disciplines, especially including Anthropology, Cognitive Psychology, Comparative (Animal) Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Economics, and Philosophy.

The project gratefully acknowledges the support of all the individuals, groups, and institutions participating in the project.

This page provides links and email addresses for project participants. Participants are ordered alphabetically on this page.

For updates or corrections to this list, please contact the project director or the project's research associate.

 


Project Director and Organizing Committee

Stephen Laurence

Stephen Laurence

Project Director

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Clark Barrett

Clark Barrett

Organizing Committee

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Daniel Fessler

Daniel Fessler

Organizing Committee

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Joseph Henrich

Joseph Henrich

Organizing Committee

Psychology & Economics
University of British Columbia
Email | Website

Dan Sperber

Dan Sperber

Organizing Committee

Anthropology
CNRS, Paris
Email | Website

Dan Sperber

Stephen Stich

Organizing Committee

Philosophy
Rutgers University
Email | Website

 


Project Research Associates

Simon Fitzpatrick

Simon Fitzpatrick

Dept. of Philosophy
John Carroll University
Email | Website

Brenda Phillips

Brenda Phillips

Research Associate

Dept. of Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Simon Fitzpatrick

Aimée Plourde

Research Associate

Dept. of Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

 


Project Anthropologists and Their Fieldsites

—click on red dots for information about fieldsites

Amazonian Ecuador Belém, Brazil Peru Western Ukraine Namibia Himba Kenya East Africa Congo Basin Tanzania Hadza Central India New Ireland, New Guinea Fiji Faroe Islands China Fieldsite Western Australia Fieldsite Sumtra Indonesia Bolivia Fieldsite Turkey Fieldsite Fieldsite map

Project Participants

Elizabeth Abrams

Anthropology
UIC
Email | Website

Abeer Aljuhanay

Psychology
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Daniel Andler

Philosophy
University Paris-Sorbonne
Email | Website

James Andow

Philosophy
University of Nottingham
Email | Website

Rita Astuti

Antrhopology
LSE
Email | Website

Renée Baillargeon

Psychology
Illinois
Email | Website

H. Clark Barrett

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Tanya Behne

Psychology
University of Manchester
Email | Website

Judith Bek

Communication
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Will Bennis

Psychology
Northwestern University
Email | Website

Christopher Bennett

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Jesse Bering

ICC
Queen's Belfast
Email | Website

Susan Birch

Psychology
University of British Columbia
Email | Website

Angela Bird

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Kevin Birth

Anthropology
CUNY
Email | Website

Michael Bishop

Philosophy
Florida State University
Email | Website

Maurice Bloch

Anthropology
LSE
Email | Website

Paul Bloom

Psychology
Yale
Email | Website

Alexander Bolyanatz

Anthropology
College of DuPage
Email | Website

Matthias Bolz

Psychology
University of Illinois
Email | Website

Luca Bonatti

Psychology
SISSA-ISAS, Trieste
Email | Website

George Botterill

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Robert Boyd

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Adam Boyette

Anthropology
Wash State U.
Email | Website

Gabor Brody

Anthropology
Central European University
Email | Website

James Broesch

Anthropology
Emory University
Email | Website

Tanya Broesch

Psychology
Emory University
Email | Website

Tara Callaghan

Psychology
St. Francis Xavier University
Email | Website

Malinda Carpenter

Anthropology
Max Planck Liepzig
Email | Website

Peter Carruthers

Philosophy
University of Maryland
Email | Website

Pedro Carvalho

Philosophy
University of Lisbon
Email | Website

Andrew Chamberlain

Archaeology
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Michael Chandler

Psychology
University of British Columbia
Email | Website

Maria-Teresa Chu

Psychology
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Maciek Chudek

Psychology
University of British Columbia
Email | Website

Eric Clarke

Music
Oxford University
Email | Website

Emma Cohen

ICEA
Oxford University
Email | Website

Mark Collard

Archaeology
Simon Frazer University
Email | Website

Armando Cortes

Department of Art
UCL
Email | Website

Alyssa Crittenden

Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny
UC San Diego
Email | Website

Lee Cronk

Anthropology
Rutgers University
Email | Website

Gergely Csibra

Psychology
Central European University
Email | Website

Gregory Currie

Philosophy
University of Nottingham
Email | Website

Fiery Cushman

Psychology
Harvard
Email | Website

Jules Davidoff

Psychology
Goldsmiths
Email | Website

Taylor Davies

Philosophy
University of British Columbia
Email | Website

Helen Davis

Anthropology
New Mexico
Email | Website

Greta Defeyter

Psychology
Northumbria University
Email | Website

Gil Diesendruck

Psychology
Bar-Ilan University
Email | Website

Carraig Dillon

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email

Martin Doherty

Psychology
University of Stirling
Email | Website

John Doris

Philosophy
Washington University
Email | Website

Richard Dub

Philosophy
Rutgers University
Email | Website

Nigel Duffield

Linguistics
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Emmanuel Dupoux

Cognitive Science & Psycholinguistics Lab
EHESS, Paris
Email | Website

Carol Eades

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Samantha Ellis

Biology
UCLA
Email | Website

Natalie Emmons

ICC
Queen's University Belfast
Email | Website

Daniel Fessler

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Urs Fischbacher

Economics
University of Konstanz
Email | Website

Alan Fiske

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Lily Fitzgibbon

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email

Simon Fitzpatrick

Philosophy
John Carroll University
Email | Website

Emma Flynn

Psychology
Durham University
Email | Website

Graeme Forbes

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Dora Franko

Psychology
Central European University
Email | Website

Ori Friedman

Psychology
University of Waterloo
Email | Website

Peggy Froerer

Antrhopology
Brunel University
Email | Website

Judit Futo

Psychology
Semmelweis University
Email | Website

Simon Gächter

Economics
University of Nottingham
Email | Website

Jonardon Ganeri

Philosophy
University of Liverpool
Email | Website

Silvia Gennari

Psychology
University of York
Email | Website

Gyorgy Gergely

Psychology
Central European University
Email | Website

Tamsin German

Psychology
UC Santa Barbara
Email | Website

Marcus Giaquinto

Philosophy
University College London
Email | Website

Jeremy Ginges

Psychology
New School for Social Research
Email | Website

Herbert Gintis

Economics
University of Massachusetts
Email | Website

Juan Carlos Gomez

Psychology
University of St Andrews
Email | Website

Gabriel Greenberg

Philosophy
Rutgers University
Email | Website

Joshua Greene

Psychology
Harvard
Email | Website

Marissa Greif

Psychology
Florida Atlantic University
Email | Website

Michael Gurven

Anthropology
UC Santa Barbara
Email | Website

Reza Hadisi

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Edward Hagen

Anthropology
Washington State University Vancouver
Email | Website

Jonathan Haidt

Psychology
University of Virginia
Email | Website

Kevin Haley

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Defu Hang

Ethnology
Quinghai Academy
Email | Website

Gilbert Harman

Philosophy
Princeton
Email | Website

Paul Harris

Education
Harvard
Email | Website

Marc Hauser

Psychology
Harvard
Email | Website

Zijing He

Psychology
University of Illinois
Email | Website

Joseph Henrich

Psych. & Economics
University of British Columbia
Email | Website

Benedikt Herrmann

Economics
University of Nottingham
Email | Website

Peter Hewkin

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Barry Hewlett

Anthropology
Washington State University
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Cecilia Heyes

Psychology
University of Oxford
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Andrew Hirst

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
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Colin Holbrook

Anthropology
UCLA
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Bruce Hood

Psychology
University of Bristol
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Bailey House

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Rumen Iliev

Psychology
Northwestern University
Email | Website

Pierre Jacob

Institut Jean Nicod
Paris
Email | Website

Nuno Jerónimo

Philosophy
University of Lisbon
Email | Website

Maiya Jordan

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Alex Kacelnik

Zoology
University of Oxford
Email | Website

Charles Kalish

Educational Psychology
University of Wisconsin
Email | Website

Tatsuya Kameda

Behavioural Science
Hokkaido University
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Martin Kanovsky

Antrhopology
Comenius University
Email | Website

Rachel L. Kanter

Psychology
Emory University
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Frank Keil

Psychology
Yale
Email | Website

Deborah Kelemen

Psychology
Boston University
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Rosie Kingston

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
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Katherine Kinzler

Psychology
University of Chicago
Email | Website

Ildiko Kiraly

Psychology
Central European University
Email | Website

Michelle Kline

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Nicola Knight

Psychology and Anthropology
University of Michigan
Email | Website

Joshua Knobe

Philosophy
UNC Chapel Hill
Email | Website

Orsolya Koos

Psychology
HAS, Hungary
Email | Website

Hilary Kornblith

Philosophy
University of Massachusetts
Email | Website

Agnes Kovacs

Psychology
Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Email | Website

Noemi Kovacs

Psychology
Central European University
Email | Website

Geoff Kushnick

Anthropology
University of Washington
Email | Website

David Lancy

Anthropology
Utah State University
Email | Website

Michelle Landry

Psychology
Emory University
Email | Website

Stephen Laurence

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Jane-Suilin Lavelle

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Andrew Lawrence

Psychology
Cardiff University
Email | Website

Robert Layton

Anthropology
Durham University
Email | Website

James Lenman

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Pierre Lienard

Anthropology
University of Nevada
Email | Website

Angeline Lillard

Psychology
University of Virginia
Email | Website

Ulf Liszkowski

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Leipzig
Email | Website

Suzanne Lock

Philosophy
University of Glasgow
Email | Website

Chengjun Ma

Nationality Studies
Qinghai University
Email | Website

Edouard Machery

History and Philosophy of Science
Pittsburgh
Email | Website

Jamie MacIver

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Vittorio Magnano

Anthropology
Durham University
Email | Website

Corey Maley

Philosophy
Princeton University
Email | Website

Ron Mallon

Philosophy
University of Utah
Email | Website

Jean Mandler

Psychology
UC San Diego
Email | Website

Michel Maréchal

Institute for Empirical Research in Economics University of Zurich
Email | Website

Eric Margolis

Philosophy
University of British Columbia
Email | Website

Michael Martin

Philosophy
UCL
Email | Website

Salvador Mascarenhas

Philosophy
University of Amsterdam
Email | Website

Oliver Mascaro

Psychology
Institute Jean Nicod, Paris
Email | Website

Kelby Mason

Philosophy
Rutgers University
Email | Website

Ayumi Matsuo

Linguistics
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Richard McElreath

Anthropology
UC Davis
Email | Website

Douglas Medin

Psychology
Northwestern University
Email | Website

Sofia Miguens

Philosophy
University of Porto
Email | Website

John Mikhail

Law & Philosophy
Georgetown University
Email | Website

Olivier Morin

Institut Jean Nicod
Email | Website

Joel Mort

Cognitive Systems
Wright-Patterson AFB
Email | Website

Christine Moya

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Jennifer Nado

Philosophy
Rutgers University
Email | Website

Daniel Nettle

Psychology
University of Newcastle
Email | Website

Shaun Nichols

Philosophy
University of Arizona
Email | Website

Richard Nisbett

Psychology
University of Michigan
Email | Website

Ara Norenzayan

Psychology
University of British Columbia
Email | Website

Kata Ola'h

Psychology
Central European University
Email | Website

Harriet Over

Psychology
University of Cardiff
Email | Website

David Papineau

Philosophy
King's College London
Email | Website

Sandra Pellizzoni

Psychology
Univeristy of Trieste
Email | Website

Brenda Phillips

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Elizabeth Pillsworth

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Anne Pisor

Anthropology and Statistics and Applied Probability
UC Santa Barbara
Email | Website

David Pizarro

Psychology
Cornell
Email | Website

Aimee Plourde

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Claire Pond

Psychology
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Jesse Prinz

Philosophy
UNC Chapel Hill
Email | Website

Kathy Puddifoot

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Jennie Pyers

Psychology
Wellesley University
Email | Website

Tage Rai

Psychology
UCLA
Email | Website

Peter Railton

Philosophy
University of Michigan
Email | Website

Hannes Rakoczy

Psychology
Max Planck-Leipzig
Email | Website

Peter Richerson

Environmental Science
UC Davis
Email | Website

Philip Robbins

Philosophy
University of Missouri
Email | Website

Norbert Ross

Anthroplogy
Vanderbilt University
Email | Website

Paul Rozin

Psychology
University of Pennsylvania
Email | Website

Sonya Sachdeva

Psychology
Northwestern University
Email | Website

Richard Samuels

Philosophy
Ohio State University
Email | Website

Gonçalo Santos

Philosophy
University of Lisbon
Email | Website

Laurie Santos

Psychology
Yale
Email | Website

Mario Santos Sousa

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Emma S. Satlof-Bedrick

Psychology
Emory University
Email | Website

Rebecca Saxe

Brain & Cog Sci
MlT
Email | Website

Robin Scaife

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Brooke Scelza

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Isaac Schamberg

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Kathy Schick

Anthropology
University of Indiana
Email | Website

Simone Schnall

Psychology
University of Plymouth
Email | Website

Mariah Schug

Psychology
Wesleyan University
Email | Website

Rose Scott

Psychology
University of Illinois
Email | Website

Gabriel Segal

Philosophy
King's College London
Email | Website

Karen Shanton

Philosophy
Rutgers University
Email | Website

Stephen Shennan

Archaeology
UCL
Email | Website

Michael Siegal

Psychology
University of Sheffield & University of Trieste
Email | Website

Joan Silk

Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Edward Slingerland

Asian Studies
University of British Columbia
Email | Website

Stephanie Sloane

Psychology
University of Illinois
Email | Website

Brendan Smith

Philosophy
University of British Columbia
Email | Website

Beate Sodian

Psychology
LMU Munich
Email | Website

Richard Sosis

Anthropology
University of Connecticut
Email | Website

Paulo Sousa

ICC
Queen's Belfast
Email | Website

Elizabeth Spelke

Psychology
Harvard University
Email | Website

Dan Sperber

Anthropology
CNRS
Email | Website

Finn Spicer

Philosophy
University of Bristol
Email | Website

Kim Sterelny

Philosophy
ANU/Victoria
Email | Website

Stephen Stich

Philosophy
Rutgers University
Email | Website

Luca Surian

Psychology
University of Trieste
Email | Website

Paul Swartwout

Anthropology
University of Connecticut
Email | Website

Erno Teglas

Psychology
Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Email | Website

Jamie Tehrani

Anthropology
Durham University
Email | Website

John Tooby

Anthropology
UC Santa Barbara
Email | Website

Nicholas Toth

Anthropology
Uuniversity of Indiana
Email | Website

David Tracer

Anthropology
University of Colorado
Email | Website

Ayşe Üskül

Psychology
University of Essex
Email | Website

Naoki Usui

Philosophy
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Rosemary Varley

Communication
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Christopher von Rueden

Anthropology
UC Santa Barbara
Email | Website

Tom Walker

PEAK
Keele University
Email | Website

Bitung (Jess) Wang

Department of Anthropology
UCLA
Email | Website

Jianxin Wang

Anthropology
Sun Yat-Sen University
Email | Website

Jonathan Webber

Philosophy
University of Cardiff
Email | Website

Jonathan Weinberg

Philosophy
University of Indiana
Email | Website

Harvey Whitehouse

Anthropology & Mind
Oxford University
Email | Website

Andrew Whiten

Psychology
University of St Andrews
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Gary Wood

Linguistics
University of Sheffield
Email | Website

Di Wu

Psychology
University of Illinois
Email | Website

Karen Wynn

Psychology
Yale
Email | Website

Fei Xu

Psychology
University of British Columbia
Email | Website

Yubin Ya

Philosophy
Sun Yat-Sen
Email | Website

Liane Young

Brain & Cog Sci
MlT
Email | Website

Wanying Zhao

Psychology
University of British Columbia
Email | Website

Jing Zhu

Philosophy
Sun Yat-Sen University
Email | Website

Antonio Zilhao

Philosophy
University of Lisbon
Email | Website


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