Homogeneous middleman groups as superorganisms, endogamous ethnic groups, and trust networks: Reply to comments on Janet Landa’s target article, ‘The bioeconomics of homogeneous middleman groups as adaptive units’
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Volume (Year): 11 (2009)
Issue (Month): 2 (August)
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Ethnocentrism; Epigenetic rules; Cultural and biological group selection; Patrilineages; Stability of coalitions; D71; J15; L14; Z13;
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- L14 - Industrial Organization - - Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance - - - Transactional Relationships; Contracts and Reputation
- Z13 - Other Special Topics - - Cultural Economics - - - Economic Sociology; Economic Anthropology; Social and Economic Stratification
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