Publications

Forthcoming
Muthukrishna, M., Francois, P., Pourahmadi, S., & Henrich, J. (Forthcoming). Corrupting Cooperation and How Anti-Corruption Strategies May Backfire. Nature Human Behaviour.
Purzycki, B. G., Henrich, J., & Norenzayan, A. (Forthcoming). The Evolution of Religion and Morality. Religion, Brain and Behavior.
Henrich, J., & Tennie, C. (Forthcoming). Cultural Evolution in Chimpanzees and Humans. In M. Muller, R. Wrangham, & D. Pilbeam (Ed.), Chimpanzees and Human Evolution . Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press. PDF
2017
Henrich, J. (2017). High Fidelity. Science , 356 (6340), 810. Publisher's Version
Purzycki, B. G., Henrich, J., Apicella, C., Atkinson, Q., Baimel, A., Cohen, E., McNamara, R. A., et al. (2017). The evolution of religion and morality: A synthesis of ethnographic and experimental evidence from eight societies. Religion, Brain and Behavior , 10.1080/2153599X.2016.1267027. Online Access
McNamara, R. A., & Henrich, J. (2017). Jesus vs. the Ancestors: How specific religious beliefs shape prosociality on Yasawa Island, Fiji. Religion, Brain and Behavior , 10.1080/2153599X.2016.1267030. Online Version
2016
Norenzayan, A., Shariff, A. F., Gervais, W. M., Willard, A., McNamara, R., Slingerland, E., & Henrich, J. (2016). Parochial prosocial religions: Historical and contemporary evidence for a cultural evolutionary process. Behavioral and Brain Sciences , 39, 43-65. Online Version
Purzycki, B., Apicella, C. L., Atkinson, Q., Cohen, E., McNamara, R., Willard, A., Xygalatas, D., et al. (2016). Cross-cultural dataset for the Evolution of Religion and Morality Project. Scientific Data , 3 (160099), 10.1038/sdata.2016.99. Online Version with Links to Dataset PDF
Henrich, J., Boyd, R., Derex, M., Kline, M. A., Mesoudi, A., Muthukrishna, M., Powell, A. T., et al. (2016). Understanding cumulative cultural evolution. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. , 113 (44), E6724-E6725. Online Version
Bauer, M., Blattman, C., Chytilova, J., Henrich, J., Miguel, E., & Mitts., T. (2016). Can War Foster Cooperation?. Journal of Economic Perspectives , 30 (3), 249–274. Online Version PDF
McKerracher, L., Collard, M., & Henrich, J. (2016). Food Aversions and Cravings during Pregnancy on Yasawa Island, Fiji . Human Nature , 27 (3), 296-315. Online Version with Supplemental Materials PDF
Willard, A. K., Henrich, J., & Norenzayan, A. (2016). Memory and Belief in the Transmission of Counterintuitive Content. Human Nature , 27 (3), 221-243. Online Version with Supplemental Materials PDF
McNamara, R. A., & Henrich, J. (2016). Kin and Kinship Psychology both influence cooperative coordination in Yasawa, Fiji. Evolution and Human Behavior , 10.1016/j.evolhumbehav.2016.09.004. Online Version PDF
Shariff, A. F., Willard, A. K., Muthukrishna, M., Kramer, S. R., & Henrich, J. (2016). What is the association between religious affiliation and children’s altruism?. Current Biology , 26 (15), R699–R700. Online Version
Muthukrishna, M., & Henrich, J. (2016). Innovation in the Collective Brain. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B , 371 (1690), doi:10.1098/rstb.2015.0192. Online Version PDF
Cheng, J. T., Tracy, J. L., Ho, S., & Henrich, J. (2016). Listen, Follow Me: Dynamic Vocal Signals of Dominance Predict Emergent Social Rank in Humans. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General , 145 (5), 536–547. Online Version
Barrett, H. C., Bolyanatz, A., Crittenden, A. N., Fessler, D. M. T., Fitzpatrick, S., Gurven, M., Henrich, J., et al. (2016). Small-Scale Societies Exhibit Fundamental Variation in the Role of Intentions in Moral Judgment. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States , 133 (17), 4688–4693. Online Version with Supplemental Materials
Purzycki, B. G., Apicella, C., Atkinson, Q. D., Cohen, E., McNamara, R. A., Willard, A. K., Xygalatas, D., et al. (2016). Moralistic gods, supernatural punishment and the expansion of human sociality. Nature , 530, 327–330. Online Version with Supplementary Materials
Moya, C., & Henrich, J. (2016). Culture–gene coevolutionary psychology: cultural learning, language, and ethnic psychology. Current Opinion in Psychology , 8 112-118. PDF
Henrich, J., & Boyd, R. (2016). How evolved psychological mechanisms empower cultural group selection. Behavioral and Brain Sciences , 39, doi: 10.1017/S0140525X15000138. Online Version PDF

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