Social structure and games: a cross-cultural analysis of the structural correlates of game complexity

Pacific Sociological Review Vol/Iss. 21 Published In Pages: 85-102
By Silver, Burton B.


In societies of high political complexity, complex games will be postively associated with religious differentiation, demographic complexity, and external threat, and negatively associated with social differentiation (97).


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