Derek Freeman and Samoa: The Making and Unmaking of a Biobehavioral Myth

@article{Patience1986DerekFA,
  title={Derek Freeman and Samoa: The Making and Unmaking of a Biobehavioral Myth},
  author={A. Isenmila Patience and Joseph Wayne Smith},
  journal={American Anthropologist},
  year={1986},
  volume={88},
  pages={157-162}
}
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