Are scientific insights on human nature detrimental to the existence of political ideologies?
Evolutionary psychology tells us that the social sciences are ignoring insights from evolutionary biology and the cognitive sciences, because it would supposedly undermine their very existence. Although, this is not completely true since both can add relevance to the pile of knowledge. Considering that political ideologies can often be traced back to a particular political or social theory within the social sciences, do they still make sense after acquiring knowledge about more accurate (not necessarily completely truthful) perspectives on the social construct of society? And could we enhance the political and social system by integrating biological knowledge of human nature in social theory?