Intra-societal variation in the incidence of polygyny

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By Ayres, Barbara


This paper explores the relationship between polygyny and societal rank. Results suggest that the higher a male's rank, the higher the incidence of polygyny.


Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Cross-Cultural Research, Washington, D.C., 1983


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