Ethnic diversity and its environmental determinants: effects of climate, pathogens, and habitat diversity

American Anthropologist Vol/Iss. 103 Published In Pages: 968-991
By Cashdan, Elizabeth


This article examines possible environmental predictors of ethnic diversity around the world. Results suggest that global ethnic diversity is associated with latitude, habitat diversity, pathogen stress, and climate.

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