Explaining monogamy and polygyny among foragers and horticulturalists

Working Paper Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM Published In Pages: 1-34
By Hooper, Paul L.


This article tests several hypotheses related to the presence or absence of polygyny. Results suggest a negative relationship between polygyny and male provisioning, and positive relationships between polygyny and warfare, interpersonal aggression, and pathogen stress.

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