Re: Genes contribute to patriotism and group loyality

From: janice matchett <>
Date: Mon Nov 14 2005 - 12:24:52 EST

At 12:16 PM 11/14/2005, Jack Haas wrote:
>Are any of you familiar with the "research" that supports this kind of
>Jack Haas

### Yes. It's described here:

Science Policy in the 21st


>Genes contribute to patriotism and group loyalty
>Research showing how genes affect group loyalty and patriotism was
>published in the October 2005 issue of Nations and Nationalism, an
>academic journal of the London School of Economics. Entitled "Ethnic
>nationalism, evolutionary psychology, and genetic similarity theory," it
>shows how genes provide "social glue" in groups as small as two spouses
>and best friends, or in those as large as nations and alliances.
>/EurekAlert/ Full Story
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