Systemic population control in the Middle and Upper Paleolithic: inferences based on contemporary hunter-gatherers

World Archaeology Vol/Iss. 4 Published In Pages: 222-243
By Divale, William Tulio


"Female infanticide and blood revenge warfare and feuding were both interrelated and effective in regulating population growth [in hunting and gathering bands as evidenced by sex ratios in young and adult populations]" (232)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Comparison of ratiosSupportedNot ApplicableUNKNOWNUNKNOWN