On Yanomamo Violence: Reply to Albert

  title={On Yanomamo Violence: Reply to Albert},
  author={Napoleon A. Chagnon},
  journal={Current Anthropology},
  pages={49 - 53}
  • N. Chagnon
  • Published 1 February 1990
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