The kiss of death: three tests of the relationship between disease threat and ritualized physical contact within traditional cultures
Evolution and Human Behavior • Vol/Iss. In Press • Elsevier • • Published In • Pages: In Press •
By Murray, Damian R., Fessler, Daniel M.T., Kerry, Nicholas, White, Claire, Marin, Maya
Historical pathogen prevalence will be negatively associated with prevalence of physical contact during greetings (4).
|Pearson's r||Supported||p = 0.03||r = -0.18||UNKNOWN|
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Physical contact during greetings||Dependent||Etiquette|