Macro-evolutionary studies of cultural diversity: a review of empirical studies of cultural transmission and cultural adaptation

Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London Vol/Iss. 366(1563) The Royal Society Published In Pages: 402-411
By Mace, Ruth, Jordan, Fiona M.


Many cultural traits in the realm of social organization, marriage, kinship and subsistence will be predicted by the geographical nearest neighbors in Austronesian speaking societies.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Phylogenetic Comparative MethodsSupportedp < 0.05UNKNOWNUNKNOWN