Andreas Koenig is Associate Professor at the Department of Anthropology, Stony Brook University. His research focuses on primate ecology, reproduction, as well as evolution of sociality and social behavior. He has worked with platyrrhine and colobine primates.
The lost dream of ecological determinism: Time to say goodbye? … Or a White Queen's proposal?
Version of Record online: 26 OCT 2009
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Evolutionary Anthropology: Issues, News, and Reviews
Special Issue: The Evolution of Human Behavior
Volume 18, Issue 5, pages 166–174, September/October 2009
How to Cite
Koenig, A. and Borries, C. (2009), The lost dream of ecological determinism: Time to say goodbye? … Or a White Queen's proposal?. Evol. Anthropol., 18: 166–174. doi: 10.1002/evan.20225
- Issue online: 26 OCT 2009
- Version of Record online: 26 OCT 2009
- evolutionary models;
- ecology of female social relationships;
- feeding competition;
- resource characteristics;
- dominance hierarchies;
“‘What is the matter?’ she [Alice] said, as soon as there was a chance of making herself heard. ‘Have you pricked your finger?’ ‘I haven't pricked it yet,’ the [White] Queen said, ‘but I soon shall – oh, oh, oh!’” (emphasis as in1:82)