Dominic D P Johnson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Edinburgh
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Dead certain: confidence and conservatism predict aggression in simulated international crisis decision-making
    Dominic D P Johnson
    Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Edinburgh, 15a George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9LD, UK
    Hum Nat 23:98-126. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint A history of war: the role of inter-group conflict in sex differences in aggression
    Dominic D P Johnson
    Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Behav Brain Sci 32:280-1; discussion 292-311. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint God would be a costly accident: Supernatural beliefs as adaptive
    Dominic D P Johnson
    Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD Scotland, United Kingdom http dominicdpjohnson com
    Behav Brain Sci 32:523-4. 2009
  4. pmc Fortune favours the bold: an agent-based model reveals adaptive advantages of overconfidence in war
    Dominic D P Johnson
    Politics and International Relations, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e20851. 2011
  5. doi request reprint The evolution of overconfidence
    Dominic D P Johnson
    Politics and International Relations, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9LD, UK
    Nature 477:317-20. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The evolution of error: error management, cognitive constraints, and adaptive decision-making biases
    Dominic D P Johnson
    Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Trends Ecol Evol 28:474-81. 2013

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Dead certain: confidence and conservatism predict aggression in simulated international crisis decision-making
    Dominic D P Johnson
    Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Edinburgh, 15a George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9LD, UK
    Hum Nat 23:98-126. 2012
    ..S. policy toward Iraq and Iran. We discuss the possible adaptive and maladaptive implications of confidence and conservatism for the prospects of war and peace in the modern world...
  2. ncbi request reprint A history of war: the role of inter-group conflict in sex differences in aggression
    Dominic D P Johnson
    Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Behav Brain Sci 32:280-1; discussion 292-311. 2009
    ..The causes and consequences of inter-group aggression are dramatically different for males and females...
  3. ncbi request reprint God would be a costly accident: Supernatural beliefs as adaptive
    Dominic D P Johnson
    Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD Scotland, United Kingdom http dominicdpjohnson com
    Behav Brain Sci 32:523-4. 2009
    ..The great costs of religion betray its even greater adaptive benefits - we just have not yet nailed down exactly what they are...
  4. pmc Fortune favours the bold: an agent-based model reveals adaptive advantages of overconfidence in war
    Dominic D P Johnson
    Politics and International Relations, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e20851. 2011
    ..This would help to explain the frequent association of overconfidence and war, even if it no longer brings benefits today...
  5. doi request reprint The evolution of overconfidence
    Dominic D P Johnson
    Politics and International Relations, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9LD, UK
    Nature 477:317-20. 2011
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  6. doi request reprint The evolution of error: error management, cognitive constraints, and adaptive decision-making biases
    Dominic D P Johnson
    Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Trends Ecol Evol 28:474-81. 2013
    ....