Farming and Fighting: An Empirical Analysis of the Ecological-Evolutionary Theory of the Incidence of Warfare

Structure and Dynamics Vol/Iss. 5(2) Institute for Mathematical Behavioral Sciences Irvine, CA Published In Pages: 1-33
By Eff, E. Anthon, Routon, Philip W.


Population density will be positively associated with the frequency of external war


A significant correlation was found in the opposite direction


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Multiple regressionNot supportedp<0.001-0.42UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Frequency Of External WarfareDependent variableExternal Relations, Instigation Of War
Population DensityIndependent variablePopulation