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

Abstract

Re-analysis of the data provided in the target article reveals a lack of evidence for a strong, universal relationship between parasite stress and the variables relating to sociality. Furthermore, even if associations between these variables do exist, the analyses presented here do not provide evidence for Fincher & Thornhill's (F&T's) proposed causal… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S0140525X11000963

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