Harsh environments promote alloparental care across human societies

Proceedings of the Royal Society B Vol/Iss. 287(1933) Royal Society Publishing London Published In Pages: 1-9
By Martin, J.S., Ringen, E.J., Duda, P., Jaeggi, A.V.


Societies in environments that lead to higher rates of starvation exhibit lower rates of alloparental care. (2)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Bayesian multilevel phylogenetic regressionSupportedUNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Alloparental CareDependent variableInfant Care
Variability in climateIndependent variableClimate