Uterine vs. agnatic kinship variability and associated cousin marriage preferences: an evolutionary biological analysis

Natural Selection and Social Behavior: recent research and new theory Vol/Iss. 26 Chiron Press New York Published In Pages: 439-475
By Flinn, Mark V.


Low confidence of paternity will generate uterine biases in the flow of altruism (445).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Chi squareUNKNOWNp<.001Gamma= -.79UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Confidence Of PaternityIndependentExtramarital Sex Relations
Source Of AltruismDependentInheritance, Kinship