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The Origins of Virtue: Human Instincts and the Evolution of Cooperation

Matt Ridley

Buy this book at Amazon.com or try Amazon.co.uk in England, Amazon.ca in Canada, Amazon.de in Germany, Amazon.fr in France, Amazon.it in Italy, Amazon.es in Spain. ASIN=0140264450, Category: Science, Language: E, cover: PB, pages: 304, year: 1998.

Quote from human-nature.com/nibbs/02/118.html "For the record, what I do argue in the book is that vesting too much power in a centralised state may not bring out the best in human nature compared with decentralised smaller-scale communitarianism. That may make me in one sense of the word libertarian, but it hardly makes me right wing."