Darwinian Fundamentalists and Trust

September 2, 1997 by  
Filed under General, Soapbox

You need two sets of concepts.1┬áThe first concerns K-Selection vs. r-Selection. K-Selection means that the environment is stable and filled to near capacity with a particular species. These conditions are associated with lower rates of reproduction, higher parental investment in offspring, more cooperation (immediate, mutual swapping of resources), and a tendency towards larger organisms. Sounds […]