Identifying post-marital residence patterns in prehistory: A phylogenetic comparative analysis of dwelling size

PLOS ONE Vol/Iss. 15(2) PLOS ONE Published In Pages: 1-20
By Hrnčíř, Václav, Duda, Pavel, Šaffa, Gabriel, Květina, Petr, Zrzavý, Jan


The presence of agriculture is associated with larger house areas.


While this is true on its own, the effect is made insignificant when settlement patterns are accounted for.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Phylogenetic generalized least squares regressionNot supportedp<.01, p=.328UNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Presence Of AgricultureIndependentTillage
House AreaDependentDwellings