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Best books about evolution and psychology

Niels Petter Liset
 
How the Mind Works (Penguin Press Science)
How the Mind Works (Penguin Press Science)
"Very good introduction to many areas of modern science about brain and behavior."
The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language: The New Science of Language and Mind (Penguin Science)
The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language: The New Science of Language and Mind (Penguin Science)
"Pinker on his own field -- linguistics. Very good about how linguistics is based on human psychology."
The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature (Penguin Press Science)
The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature (Penguin Press Science)
"Dismissal of an extreme view that is held by surprisingly many."
Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters
Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters
"Very good and up-to-date about the genetic basis."
Nature via Nurture: Genes, experience and what makes us human
Nature via Nurture: Genes, experience and what makes us human
"Should be able to convince anybody that the old -- and very fruitless -- nature vs nurture-debate is based on philosophically confused and factually wrong premises."
The Triumph of Sociobiology
The Triumph of Sociobiology
"Lays out the basic claims that should be acceptable to all. Evolutionary psychology (a.k.a. sociobiology) is a serious, fertile new science and here to stay."
Evolutionary Psychology
Evolutionary Psychology
"A short textbook, gives you an overview of the different areas of evolutionary psychology. A bit on the dry side."
Human Evolutionary Psychology
Human Evolutionary Psychology
"More in-depth textbook. Very good exposition of debates in the field."
The Moral Animal: Why We Are The Way We Are
The Moral Animal: Why We Are The Way We Are
"About the evolutionary basis of the moral sentiments. (But it still isn´t right to be bad!)"
The Birth of the Mind: How a Tiny Number of Genes Creates The Complexities of Human Thought
The Birth of the Mind: How a Tiny Number of Genes Creates The Complexities of Human Thought
"How the genes make the brain. And -- as Steven Pinkes has put it -- "the mind is what the brain does"."