Same-sex competition and sexual conflict expressed through witchcraft accusations

Scientific Reports Vol/Iss. 12(1) Nature Portfolio London Published In Pages: 1-13
By Peacey, Sarah, Campbell, Olympia L. K., Mace, Ruth


Accusations of witchcraft will be more likely to target men when circumstances preceding the accusation relate to the acquisition of wealth and status. (3)


Ref: fertility and relationships


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Odds RatioSupported95% Confidence IntervalOR = 0.33, CI: 0.16-0.71NA