Mobility and Navigation among the Yucatec Maya

@inproceedings{Cashdan2016MobilityAN,
  title={Mobility and Navigation among the Yucatec Maya},
  author={Elizabeth Cashdan and Karen L Kramer and Helen E. Davis and Lace M. K. Padilla and Russell D. Greaves},
  booktitle={Human nature},
  year={2016}
}
Sex differences in range size and navigation are widely reported, with males traveling farther than females, being less spatially anxious, and in many studies navigating more effectively. One explanation holds that these differences are the result of sexual selection, with larger ranges conferring mating benefits on males, while another explanation focuses on greater parenting costs that large ranges impose on reproductive-aged females. We evaluated these arguments with data from a community of… CONTINUE READING