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.


Low amounts of contact with other societies will be negatively associated with the frequency of external warfare


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Multiple regressionSupportedp=0.011-0.17UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Frequency Of External WarfareDependent variableExternal Relations, Instigation Of War
Contact with other societiesIndependent variableAcculturation And Culture Contact