Hunting and Nuclear Families

@article{Hawkes2001HuntingAN,
  title={Hunting and Nuclear Families},
  author={Kristen Hawkes and James F. O'connell and Nicholas G. Blurton Jones},
  journal={Current Anthropology},
  year={2001},
  volume={42},
  pages={681 - 709}
}
Hadza hunter-gatherers display economic and social features usually assumed to indicate the dependence of wives and children on provisioning husbands and fathers. The wives and children of better Hadza hunters have been found to be better-nourished, consistent with the assumption that men hunt to provision their families. Yet, as is common among foragers, the Hadza share meat widely. Analyses of meat-sharing data confirm that little of the meat from large prey went to the hunters own household… 
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