The causes and scope of political egalitarianism during the Last Glacial: a multi-disciplinary perspective

@article{Shultziner2010TheCA,
  title={The causes and scope of political egalitarianism during the Last Glacial: a multi-disciplinary perspective},
  author={Doron Shultziner and Thomas Stevens and Martin Stevens and Brian A. Stewart and Rebecca J. Hannagan and Giulia Saltini-Semerari},
  journal={Biology \& Philosophy},
  year={2010},
  volume={25},
  pages={319-346}
}
This paper reviews and synthesizes emerging multi-disciplinary evidence toward understanding the development of social and political organization in the Last Glacial. Evidence for the prevalence and scope of political egalitarianism is reviewed and the biological, social, and environmental influences on this mode of human organization are further explored. Viewing social and political organization in the Last Glacial in a much wider, multi-disciplinary context provides the footing for coherent… 

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