Michael Alvard is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Texas A & M University. He uses evolutionary theory to learn about human behavior with a current focus on issues related to cooperation. He has worked in Amazonian Peru with Piro and Machiguenga Indians, with Wana blowgun hunters and trappers in central Sulawesi, Indonesia, and recently with the Lamalera whale hunters of Lembata, Indonesia.
The adaptive nature of culture
Version of Record online: 19 MAY 2003
Copyright © 2003 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
Evolutionary Anthropology: Issues, News, and Reviews
Volume 12, Issue 3, pages 136–149, 2003
How to Cite
Alvard, M. S. (2003), The adaptive nature of culture. Evol. Anthropol., 12: 136–149. doi: 10.1002/evan.10109
- Issue online: 19 MAY 2003
- Version of Record online: 19 MAY 2003
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