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  • Prof. Cobbenhagenlaan 225, Simon Building, room S 404

    5037 DB Tilburg

    Netherlands

20062018
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Research Output 2006 2018

2018

Expertise affects aesthetic evolution: Evidence from artistic fieldwork and psychological experiments

Verpooten, J., 2018, Exploring transdisciplinarity in art and sciences. Kapoula, Z., Volle, Z., Renoult, J. & Andreatta, M. (eds.). 1 ed. Springer International, p. 303-326

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

Aesthetics
Psychological
Experiment
Expertise
Field Work
2017
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The conundrum of modern art: prestige driven coevolutionary aesthetics trumps evolutionary aesthetics among art experts

Verpooten, J. & Dewitte, S., 2017, In : Human Nature. 28, 1, p. 16-38

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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prestige
esthetics
art
aesthetics
expert
2015
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The evolutionary significance of the arts: Exploring the byproduct hypothesis in the context of ritual, precursors, and cultural evolution

Hodgson, D. & Verpooten, J., 2015, In : Biological Theory. 10, 1, p. 73-85

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Art
By-products
Cultural Evolution
Precursor
Evolutionary
2014

Evolutionary interactions between human biology and architecture: Insights from signaling theory and a cross-species comparative approach

Verpooten, J. & Joye, Y., 2014, Naturalistic Approaches to Culture. Csibra, G., Richerson, P. & Pléh, C. (eds.). Boedapest: Akademiai Kiado, p. 201-221

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

2013
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An exploration of the functions of religious monumental architecture from a Darwinian perspective

Joye, Y. & Verpooten, J., 2013, In : Review of General Psychology. 17, 1, p. 53-68

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Extending literary darwinism: Culture and alternatives to adaptation

Verpooten, J., 2013, In : Scientific Study of Literature. 3, 1, p. 19-27

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Human Behavior
Darwinism
Key Words
Exaptation
Evolutionary Psychology
2012
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Brian Boyd's evolutionary account of art: Fiction or future?

Verpooten, J., 2012, In : Biological Theory. 6, 2, p. 176-183

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Art
Fiction
Evolutionary
Key Words
Exaptation

Sensory exploitation: underestimated in the evolution of art as once in sexual selection?

Verpooten, J. & Nelissen, M., 2012, Philosophy of behavioral biology. Plaisance, K. S. & Reydon, T. A. C. (eds.). 4 ed. Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science, Vol. 282. p. 189-216

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Open Access
2010
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Sensory exploitation and cultural transmission: The late emergence of iconic representations in human evolution

Verpooten, J. & Nelissen, M., 2010, In : Theory in Biosciences. 129, 2-3, p. 211-221

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Exploitation
Iconic
Art
Cultural Transmission
Human Evolution
2006

Raiding parties of male spider monkeys: Insights into human warfare?

Aureli, F., Schaffner, C. M., Verpooten, J., Slater, K. & Ramos-Fernandez, G., 2006, In : American Journal of Physical Anthropology . 131, 4, p. 486-497

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