Scars for war: evaluating alternative signaling explanations for cross-cultural variance in ritual costs

Evolution and Human Behavior Vol/Iss. 28 Published In Pages: 234-247
By Sosis, Richard, Kress, Howard C., Boster, James S.


Socialization for cooperation will be positively associated with costliness of male rites.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
ANOVANot SupportedNot SignificantUNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Male Rites, CostlinessDependentPuberty And Initiation
Socialization For CooperationIndependentSocialization