1. Why do people engage in painful, costly, and even dangerous religious rituals? Dr. Dimitris Xygalatas, director of Masaryk University's LEVYNA Laboratory for the Experimental Research of Religion, draws on fieldwork in Mauritius to explain.

    WARNING: graphic images

    Cultural Evolution of Religion Research Consortium
    hecc.ubc.ca/cerc/project-summary/

    Human Evolutionary Studies Program
    hesp.irmacs.sfu.ca/

    Centre for Human Evolution, Cognition and Culture
    hecc.ubc.ca/

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  2. HESP Symposium: Cooperation, Conflict and the Cultural Evolution of Religion

    “Extreme rituals: Field experiments on prosociality”

    February 15, 2013

    Dr. Dimitis Xygalatas,
    Aarhus University

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