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Testing adaptive hypotheses of alloparenting in Agta foragers.

Nat Hum Behav 2019 Nov 12;3(11):1154-1163. Epub 2019 Aug 12.

Department of Anthropology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41562-019-0679-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6858278PMC
November 2019

Current ecology, not ancestral dispersal patterns, influences menopause symptom severity.

Ecol Evol 2019 Nov 5;9(22):12503-12514. Epub 2019 Nov 5.

Life Sciences Lanzhou University Lanzhou China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.5705DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6875564PMC
November 2019

Kinship ties across the lifespan in human communities.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2019 09 15;374(1780):20180069. Epub 2019 Jul 15.

12 Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico , Albuquerque, NM 87131 , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2018.0069DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6664140PMC
September 2019

Large-scale cooperation driven by reputation, not fear of divine punishment.

R Soc Open Sci 2019 Aug 21;6(8):190991. Epub 2019 Aug 21.

State Key Laboratory of Grassland and Agro-ecosystems, School of Life Sciences, Lanzhou University, 222 Tianshui South Rd, Lanzhou, Gansu Province 730000, People's Republic of China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.190991DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6731744PMC
August 2019

Marriage stability in a pastoralist society.

Authors:
Juan Du Ruth Mace

Behav Ecol 2019 Nov-Dec;30(6):1567-1574. Epub 2019 Jul 8.

State Key Laboratory of Grassland and Agro-ecosystems, School of Life Sciences, Lanzhou University, Tianshui Nan Lu, Lanzhou, Gansu Province, PRC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arz115DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6838654PMC
July 2019

Adaptation to milking agropastoralism in Chilean goat herders and nutritional benefit of lactase persistence.

Ann Hum Genet 2019 01 27;83(1):11-22. Epub 2018 Sep 27.

Research Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, Darwin Building, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/ahg.12277
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ahg.12277DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6393766PMC
January 2019

Kinship underlies costly cooperation in Mosuo villages.

R Soc Open Sci 2018 Feb 21;5(2):171535. Epub 2018 Feb 21.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, 14 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.171535DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5830757PMC
February 2018

Population structured by witchcraft beliefs.

Nat Hum Behav 2018 01 8;2(1):39-44. Epub 2018 Jan 8.

Key Laboratory of Animal Ecology and Conservation Biology, Centre for Computational and Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41562-017-0271-6DOI Listing
January 2018

Parental investment in Tibetan populations does not reflect stated cultural norms.

Authors:
Juan Du Ruth Mace

Behav Ecol 2018 Jan-Feb;29(1):106-116. Epub 2017 Oct 20.

Life Sciences, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, Gansu Province, PRC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arx134DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5873243PMC
October 2017

Adult sex ratio and social status predict mating and parenting strategies in Northern Ireland.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2017 Sep;372(1729)

Department of Anthropology, University College London, 14 Taviton street, London WC1H 0BW, UK

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2016.0318DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5540860PMC
September 2017

Hunter-Gatherer Social Networks and Reproductive Success.

Sci Rep 2017 04 25;7(1):1153. Epub 2017 Apr 25.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, 14 Taviton Street, London, WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-01310-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5430806PMC
April 2017

Knowing your neighbourhood: local ecology and personal experience predict neighbourhood perceptions in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

R Soc Open Sci 2016 Dec 7;3(12):160468. Epub 2016 Dec 7.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, 14 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW, UK; Life Sciences, Lanzhou University, 222 Tianshui South Road, Lanzhou, Gansu Province 73000, People's Republic of China.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5210677PMC
December 2016

Life history factors, personality and the social clustering of sexual experience in adolescents.

R Soc Open Sci 2016 Oct 5;3(10):160257. Epub 2016 Oct 5.

Department of Anthropology , University College London , London , UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.160257DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5098968PMC
October 2016

Smaller Saami Herding Groups Cooperate More in a Public Goods Experiment.

Hum Ecol Interdiscip J 2016;44(5):633-642. Epub 2016 Sep 19.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, 14 Taviton Street, London, WC1H 0BW UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10745-016-9848-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5099356PMC
September 2016

A Phylogenetic Comparative Study of Bantu Kinship Terminology Finds Limited Support for Its Co-Evolution with Social Organisation.

PLoS One 2016 23;11(3):e0147920. Epub 2016 Mar 23.

Human Evolutionary Ecology Group, Department of Anthropology, University College London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4805278PMC
August 2016

Camp stability predicts patterns of hunter-gatherer cooperation.

R Soc Open Sci 2016 Jul 13;3(7):160131. Epub 2016 Jul 13.

Department of Anthropology , University College London , 14 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW , UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.160131DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4968462PMC
July 2016

Not leaving home: grandmothers and male dispersal in a duolocal human society.

Behav Ecol 2016 Sep-Oct;27(5):1343-1352. Epub 2016 Apr 6.

Human Evolutionary Ecology Group, Department of Anthropology, UCL , Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW , UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arw053DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5027622PMC
April 2016

Parental investment in child health in sub-Saharan Africa: a cross-national study of health-seeking behaviour.

R Soc Open Sci 2016 Feb 24;3(2):150460. Epub 2016 Feb 24.

Department of Anthropology , University College London , 14 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.150460DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4785970PMC
February 2016

Kinship as a frequency dependent strategy.

R Soc Open Sci 2016 Feb 17;3(2):150632. Epub 2016 Feb 17.

Key Laboratory of Animal Ecology and Conservation Biology , Centre for Computational and Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences , Beijing 100101, People's Republic of China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.150632DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4785984PMC
February 2016

The role of cultural group selection in explaining human cooperation is a hard case to prove.

Behav Brain Sci 2016 Jan;39:e45

Department of Anthropology, University College London, London WC1H 0BW, United Kingdom. http://www.ucl.ac.uk/anthropology/people/graduate_students/a_silva

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0140525X15000187DOI Listing
January 2016

Inter-Group Conflict and Cooperation: Field Experiments Before, During and After Sectarian Riots in Northern Ireland.

Front Psychol 2015 27;6:1790. Epub 2015 Nov 27.

Department of Anthropology, University College London London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01790DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4661283PMC
December 2015

Cooperation is related to dispersal patterns in Sino-Tibetan populations.

Nat Commun 2015 Oct 19;6:8693. Epub 2015 Oct 19.

Human Evolutionary Ecology Group, Dept. of Anthropology, UCL, 14 Taviton St, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms9693DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4667691PMC
October 2015

Effects of local extrinsic mortality rate, crime and sex ratio on preventable death in Northern Ireland.

Evol Med Public Health 2015 Sep 3;2015(1):266-77. Epub 2015 Sep 3.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/emph/eov020DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4604479PMC
September 2015

Variation in male reproductive longevity across traditional societies.

PLoS One 2014 18;9(11):e112236. Epub 2014 Nov 18.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4236073PMC
July 2015

Fertility decline and the changing dynamics of wealth, status and inequality.

Proc Biol Sci 2015 May;282(1806):20150287

Department of Anthropology, University College London, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2015.0287DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4426630PMC
May 2015

Social network- and community-level influences on contraceptive use: evidence from rural Poland.

Proc Biol Sci 2015 May;282(1807):20150398

Department of Anthropology, University College London, 14 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2015.0398DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4424654PMC
May 2015

Polygyny without wealth: popularity in gift games predicts polygyny in BaYaka Pygmies.

R Soc Open Sci 2015 May 6;2(5):150054. Epub 2015 May 6.

Department of Anthropology , University College London , London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.150054DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4453254PMC
May 2015

Phylogenetic reconstruction of Bantu kinship challenges Main Sequence Theory of human social evolution.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2014 Dec 24;111(49):17414-9. Epub 2014 Nov 24.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, London WC1H 0BW, United Kingdom;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1415744111DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4267395PMC
December 2014

High mobility explains demand sharing and enforced cooperation in egalitarian hunter-gatherers.

Nat Commun 2014 Dec 16;5:5789. Epub 2014 Dec 16.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, Taviton Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms6789DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4284614PMC
December 2014

Evolution of cultural traits occurs at similar relative rates in different world regions.

Proc Biol Sci 2014 Nov;281(1795)

Department of Anthropology, University College London, 14 Taviton St., London WC1H 0BH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2014.1622DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4213619PMC
November 2014

Cooperation and conflict: field experiments in Northern Ireland.

Proc Biol Sci 2014 Oct;281(1792)

Department of Anthropology, University College London, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2014.1435DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4150329PMC
October 2014

Reproductive competition between females in the matrilineal Mosuo of southwestern China.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2013 28;368(1631):20130081. Epub 2013 Oct 28.

Key Laboratory of Animal Ecology and Conservation Biology, Centre for Computational and Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, , Beijing 100101, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2013.0081DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3826210PMC
June 2014

Cooperation and conflict between women in the family.

Authors:
Ruth Mace

Evol Anthropol 2013 Sep-Oct;22(5):251-8

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/evan.21374DOI Listing
May 2014

The effect of $1, $5 and $10 stakes in an online dictator game.

PLoS One 2013 12;8(8):e73131. Epub 2013 Aug 12.

Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0073131PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3741194PMC
April 2014

Intergenerational and sibling conflict under patrilocality. A model of reproductive skew applied to human kinship.

Hum Nat 2014 Mar;25(1):66-79

Key Laboratory of Animal Ecology and Conservation Biology, Center for Computational and Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100101, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12110-013-9188-6DOI Listing
March 2014

Community-level education accelerates the cultural evolution of fertility decline.

Proc Biol Sci 2014 Mar 5;281(1779):20132732. Epub 2014 Feb 5.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, , London WC1H 0BW, UK, Department of Environmental Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Jagiellonian University Medical College, , Grzegorzecka 20, Krakow 31-531, Poland, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, , Sheffield S10 2TN, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2013.2732DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3924072PMC
March 2014

Cultural phylogeography of the Bantu Languages of sub-Saharan Africa.

Proc Biol Sci 2013 Jul 8;280(1762):20130695. Epub 2013 May 8.

Human Evolutionary Ecology Group, Department of Anthropology, University College London, 14 Taviton St, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2013.0695DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3673054PMC
July 2013

Social science: The cost of children.

Authors:
Ruth Mace

Nature 2013 Jul 12;499(7456):32-3. Epub 2013 Jun 12.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature12257DOI Listing
July 2013

Fertility, parental investment, and the early adoption of modern contraception in rural Ethiopia.

Am J Hum Biol 2013 Jan-Feb;25(1):107-15. Epub 2012 Nov 24.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, WC1H 0BW, London, United Kingdom.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/ajhb.22348
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June 2013

Communal breeding promotes a matrilineal social system where husband and wife live apart.

Proc Biol Sci 2013 May 13;280(1758):20130010. Epub 2013 Mar 13.

Key Laboratory of Animal Ecology and Conservation Biology, Centre for Computational Biology and Evolution, Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, People's Republic of China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2013.0010DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3619460PMC
May 2013

Lost letter measure of variation in altruistic behaviour in 20 neighbourhoods.

PLoS One 2012 15;7(8):e43294. Epub 2012 Aug 15.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0043294PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3419711PMC
February 2013

The evolution of fairness: explaining variation in bargaining behaviour.

Proc Biol Sci 2013 Jan 7;280(1750):20122028. Epub 2012 Nov 7.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, 14 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2012.2028DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3574425PMC
January 2013

Female reproductive competition within families in rural Gambia.

Proc Biol Sci 2012 Jun 18;279(1736):2219-27. Epub 2012 Jan 18.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2011.2424DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3321706PMC
June 2012

Analyses do not support the parasite-stress theory of human sociality.

Behav Brain Sci 2012 Apr 31;35(2):83-5. Epub 2012 Jan 31.

Human Evolutionary Ecology Group, Department of Anthropology, University College London, London WC1H 0BW, United Kingdom.

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April 2012

Social transmission and the spread of modern contraception in rural Ethiopia.

PLoS One 2011 22;6(7):e22515. Epub 2011 Jul 22.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3142194PMC
December 2011

Demography and ecology drive variation in cooperation across human populations.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2011 Aug 9;108(35):14426-30. Epub 2011 Aug 9.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, London WC1H 0BW, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1105186108DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3167540PMC
August 2011

Mode and tempo in the evolution of socio-political organization: reconciling 'Darwinian' and 'Spencerian' evolutionary approaches in anthropology.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2011 Apr;366(1567):1108-17

Evolutionary Cognitive Science Research Centre, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2010.0318DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3049089PMC
April 2011

Parental investment and the optimization of human family size.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2011 Feb;366(1563):333-43

Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine , 49 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3DP, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2010.0297DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3013477PMC
February 2011

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

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2011 Feb;366(1563):402-11

Department of Anthropology, UCL , 14 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2010.0238DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3013475PMC
February 2011

Is horizontal transmission really a problem for phylogenetic comparative methods? A simulation study using continuous cultural traits.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2010 Dec;365(1559):3903-12

Human Evolutionary Ecology Group, Department of Anthropology, University College London, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2010.0014DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2981909PMC
December 2010

Rise and fall of political complexity in island South-East Asia and the Pacific.

Nature 2010 Oct;467(7317):801-4

Evolutionary Cognitive Science Research Center, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, University of Tokyo 153-8902, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature09461DOI Listing
October 2010

Siblings and childhood mental health: evidence for a later-born advantage.

Soc Sci Med 2010 Jun 23;70(12):2061-2069. Epub 2010 Mar 23.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2010.03.009DOI Listing
June 2010

Phylogenetic analysis of the evolution of lactose digestion in adults. 1997.

Hum Biol 2009 Dec;81(5-6):597-619

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3378/027.081.0609DOI Listing
December 2009

Update to Holden and Mace's "Phylogenetic analysis of the evolution of lactose digestion in adults" (1997): revisiting the coevolution of human cultural and biological diversity.

Authors:
Ruth Mace

Hum Biol 2009 Dec;81(5-6):621-4

Department of Anthropology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, England.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3378/027.081.0610DOI Listing
December 2009

Kin influence on the decision to start using modern contraception: A longitudinal study from rural Gambia.

Am J Hum Biol 2009 Jul-Aug;21(4):472-7

Department of Anthropology, University College London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajhb.20940DOI Listing
September 2009

Matrilocal residence is ancestral in Austronesian societies.

Proc Biol Sci 2009 Jun 4;276(1664):1957-64. Epub 2009 Mar 4.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, 14 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2009.0088DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2677244PMC
June 2009

Anthropology. On becoming modern.

Authors:
Ruth Mace

Science 2009 Jun;324(5932):1280-1

Department of Anthropology, University College London, Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1175383DOI Listing
June 2009

Political complexity predicts the spread of ethnolinguistic groups.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2009 May 20;106(18):7339-44. Epub 2009 Apr 20.

Human Evolutionary Ecology Group, Department of Anthropology, University College London, Taviton Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0804698106DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2670878PMC
May 2009

Sibling configuration and childhood growth in contemporary British families.

Int J Epidemiol 2008 Dec 24;37(6):1408-21. Epub 2008 Jun 24.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyn116DOI Listing
December 2008

Fertility decline driven by poverty: the case of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

J Biosoc Sci 2008 May 11;40(3):339-58. Epub 2008 Jan 11.

Demographic Training and Research Center, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.

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http://www.journals.cambridge.org/abstract_S002193200700260X
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May 2008

Reproducing in cities.

Authors:
Ruth Mace

Science 2008 Feb;319(5864):764-6

Department of Anthropology, University College London, Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1153960DOI Listing
February 2008

Testing evolutionary theories of menopause.

Proc Biol Sci 2007 Dec;274(1628):2943-9

Henry Wellcome Laboratory for Biogerontology Research, Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 6BE, UK.

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December 2007

Polygyny, reproductive success and child health in rural Ethiopia: why marry a married man?

J Biosoc Sci 2007 Mar 3;39(2):287-300. Epub 2006 Jul 3.

Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK.

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March 2007

From bridewealth to dowry? : A bayesian estimation of ancestral states of marriage transfers in Indo-European groups.

Hum Nat 2006 Dec;17(4):355-76

Department of Anthropology, University College London, 14 Taviton Street, WC1H OBW, London, UK.

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December 2006

An energy-saving development initiative increases birth rate and childhood malnutrition in rural Ethiopia.

PLoS Med 2006 Apr 14;3(4):e87. Epub 2006 Feb 14.

Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom.

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April 2006

A phylogenetic approach to cultural evolution.

Trends Ecol Evol 2005 Mar 24;20(3):116-21. Epub 2004 Dec 24.

Department of Anthropology, University College London, Gower Street, London, UK, WC1E 6BT.

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March 2005

Labor-saving technology and fertility increase in rural Africa.

Curr Anthropol 2002 Aug-Oct;43(4):631-7

Department of Anthropology, University College, London, UK.

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July 2004

The cultural wealth of nations.

Nature 2004 Mar;428(6980):275-8

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March 2004

Spread of cattle led to the loss of matrilineal descent in Africa: a coevolutionary analysis.

Proc Biol Sci 2003 Dec;270(1532):2425-33

Department of Anthropology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK.

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December 2003

Testing evolutionary hypotheses about human biological adaptation using cross-cultural comparison.

Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 2003 Sep;136(1):85-94

Department of Anthropology, University College London, Gower St, WC1E 6BT, London, UK.

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September 2003

Strong mothers bear more sons in rural Ethiopia.

Proc Biol Sci 2003 Aug;270 Suppl 1:S108-9

Department of Anthropology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK.

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August 2003

The effects of kin on child mortality in rural Gambia.

Demography 2002 Feb;39(1):43-63

Department of Anthropology, University College London, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT, UK.

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February 2002

The impact of labor-saving technology on first birth intervals in rural Ethiopia.

Hum Biol 2002 Feb;74(1):111-28

Department of Anthropology, University College London, UK.

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February 2002