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Life expectancy, economic inequality, homicide, and reproductive timing in Chicago neighbourhoods
TLDR
The hypothesis that life expectancy itself may be a psychologically salient determinant of risk taking and the timing of life transitions is supported.
Male Sexual Jealousy
Evolutionary social psychology and family homicide.
TLDR
An evolutionary model predicts variations in the risk of violence as a function of the ages, sexes, and other characteristics of protagonists, and these predictions are upheld in tests with data on infanticides, parricides, and filicides.
Spousal Homicide Risk and Estrangement
TLDR
In all three data sets, the degree to which spousal homicide victimization was female-biased was significantly greater when the couple were estranged than when they were coresiding.
WHO KILLS WHOM IN SPOUSE KILLINGS? ON THE EXCEPTIONAL SEX RATIO OF SPOUSAL HOMICIDES IN THE UNITED STATES*
A hitherto unremarked peculiarity of homicide in the United States is that women kill their husbands almost as often as the reverse. For every 100 US. men who kill their wives, about 75 women kill
Familicide: The killing of spouse and children
A familicide is a multiple-victim homicide incident in which the killer's spouse and one or more children are slain. National archives of Canadian and British homicides, containing 109 familicide
Risk-taking, intrasexual competition, and homicide.
An Evolutionary Psychological Perspective on Male Sexual Proprietariness and Violence Against Wives
TLDR
Normally, however, the busband's reprimandu are consistent with the perceived dousncss of the wife's ~hortcomings, his more drastic measures being reserved for infidelity or suspicion of infidelity.
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