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Paternal effect on offspring survivorship among Ache and Hiwi hunter-gatherers: implications for modeling pair-bond stability.

  title={Paternal effect on offspring survivorship among Ache and Hiwi hunter-gatherers: implications for modeling pair-bond stability.},
  author={Ana Magdalena Hurtado and Kim R. Hill},
The Northern Ache of Paraguay with approximately 600 individuals were settled as agricultural farmers in several reservations between 1971 and 1978. The Hiwi are hunter-gatherers of Southwestern Venezuela whose population numbered 290 individuals in 1988. The data were collected over 10 years by a demographic interview in both populations. The Ache data set consisted of information on 832 births provided by 161 reproductive histories of individual women. The Hiwi data set was comprised of… Expand
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