Deus Ex Machina (X8H1@MUSIC.STLAWU.EDU)
Sun, 5 May 1996 00:29:26 EDT

OK I'll bite. Does anyone else find sociobiology dubious? I wonder why
nobody reads Shapiro? I ask is this sociobiology stuff thought up or
"theorized" in the same manner that Elaine Morgan did when she wrote
her books? In other words is sociobiology actually based on legitimate
research or is it just a bunch of "cool thoughts?" Any qualified
physical/biological anthropologists care to comment on any of this.
I don't know enough about it to make a serious judgement, but I have my

Matthew D. Joanis '98
St. Lawrence University
Anthropology (IS a science!)