Intensification, tipping points, and social change in a coupled forager-resource system

Human Nature Vol/Iss. 23(4) Springer Published In Pages: 419-446
By Freeman, Jacob, Anderies, John M.


"Holding population density constant, forager groups should increase the time they spend within a habitat as the rate of resource growth in a habitat declines (434)"


Results show that groups that primarily harvest plant and aquatic resources increase residence time as net above-ground productivity decreases


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Backwards stepwise regression comparisonSupportedUNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWN