The Myth of Man the Hunter: Women’s contribution to the hunt across ethnographic contexts

PLoS ONE Vol/Iss. 18(6) Public Library of Science Published In Pages: e0287101
By Anderson, Abigail, Chilczuk, Sophia, Nelson, Kaylie, Ruther, Roxanne, Wall-Scheffler, Cara


Women are expected to have a role in hunting in the majority of hunter-gatherer communities.


"Of the 63 different foraging societies, 50 (79%) of the groups had documentation on women hunting"


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Percentage comparisonsSupportedUNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Women huntDependentHunting And Trapping, Division Of Labor By Gender