Evolution of initiation rites during the Austronesian dispersal
Science Progress • Vol/Iss. 104(3) • SAGE Publications • • Published In • Pages: 1-16 •
By Bentley, R. Alexander , Moritz, William R. , Ruck, Damian J. , O'Brien, Michael J.
Male and female initiation rites co-evolved in Austronesian societies.
Hypothesis tested transition rate between initiation rites. Male-only rites would emerge from male and female rites states, while transition to female-only rites never occurred.
|Reversible-Jump Markov Chain Monte Carlo||Supported||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN|
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Evolution of Initiation Rites||UNKNOWN||History And Culture Change, Puberty And Initiation|