Coalitional Play Fighting and the Evolution of Coalitional Intergroup Aggression

Human Nature Vol/Iss. 29(3) Springer US Published In Pages: 219-244
By Sugiyama, Michelle Scalise, Mendoza, Marcela, White, Frances, Sugiyama, Lawrence


Motor skill patterns (striking, parrying, catching, kicking, throwing, grappling, dodging, and running) in team games will be present cross-culturally in a significant number of hunter-gatherer groups (226).


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Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Descriptive analysis of frequencySupportedUNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Motor skill patternsIndependentPhysiological Data