Are the pathogens of out-groups really more dangerous?

Micheal De Barra, Val Curtis

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Abstract

We question the plausibility of Fincher & Thornhill’s (F&T’s)argument that localised pathogen-host coevolution leads to out-groups having pathogens more damaging than those infecting one’s own family or religious group
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)85-86
Number of pages2
JournalBehavioral and Brain Sciences
Volume35
Issue number2
Early online date31 Jan 2012
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2012

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Are the pathogens of out-groups really more dangerous? / De Barra, Micheal; Curtis, Val.

In: Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Vol. 35, No. 2, 04.2012, p. 85-86.

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De Barra, Micheal ; Curtis, Val. / Are the pathogens of out-groups really more dangerous?. In: Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 2012 ; Vol. 35, No. 2. pp. 85-86.
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