Justin L. Barrett

List of John Benjamins publications for which Justin L. Barrett plays a role.


Barrett, Justin L. 2011 Chapter 11. Metarepresentation, Homo religiosus, and Homo symbolicusHomo Symbolicus: The dawn of language, imagination and spirituality, Henshilwood, Christopher S. and Francesco d'Errico (eds.), pp. 205–224 | Article
What cognitive adaptation enabled humans to become the distinctively symbolic species that we are? Drawing upon insights from the cognitive sciences and evolutionary psychology, research in cognitive science of religion (CSR) converges on the claim that the ability to form mental representations… read more