Twin infanticide: a cross-cultural test of a materialistic explanation

Ethos Vol/Iss. 1 Published In Pages: 405-412
By Granzberg, Gary


This study investigates a material explanation for the practice of twin infanticide. Empirical analysis suggests that twin infanticide is more likely where women lack sufficient facilities to rear two infants while fulfilling her other responsibilities.

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