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The cultural evolution and ecology of institutions: An integrated evolutionary approach to the interrelated rules that regulate human social organization and cooperation

Publications

How the Dual Inheritance of Genes and Culture Shapes Behaviour: A Critical Review with a Focus on Human Culture and Behavioural Diversity

Author(s): Thomas E. Currie
Published in: Genes and Behaviour - Beyond Nature-Nurture, 2019, Page(s) 27-59
DOI: 10.1002/9781119313663.ch3

Complex societies precede moralizing gods throughout world history

Author(s): Harvey Whitehouse, Pieter François, Patrick E. Savage, Thomas E. Currie, Kevin C. Feeney, Enrico Cioni, Rosalind Purcell, Robert M. Ross, Jennifer Larson, John Baines, Barend ter Haar, Alan Covey, Peter Turchin
Published in: Nature, Issue 568/7751, 2019, Page(s) 226-229, ISSN 0028-0836
DOI: 10.1038/s41586-019-1043-4

Quantitative historical analysis uncovers a single dimension of complexity that structures global variation in human social organization

Author(s): Peter Turchin, Thomas E. Currie, Harvey Whitehouse, Pieter François, Kevin Feeney, Daniel Mullins, Daniel Hoyer, Christina Collins, Stephanie Grohmann, Patrick Savage, Gavin Mendel-Gleason, Edward Turner, Agathe Dupeyron, Enrico Cioni, Jenny Reddish, Jill Levine, Greine Jordan, Eva Brandl, Alice Williams, Rudolf Cesaretti, Marta Krueger, Alessandro Ceccarelli, Joe Figliulo-Rosswurm, Po-Ju Tuan, P
Published in: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Issue 115/2, 2018, Page(s) E144-E151, ISSN 0027-8424
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1708800115

History of agriculture and intensity of warfare shaped the evolution of large-scale human societies in Afro-Eurasia

Author(s): Thomas Currie Peter Turchin Sergey Gavrilets
Published in: socArXiv Papers, 2019
DOI: 10.31235/osf.io/9kmrw

Long-run historical and ecological determinants of economic development mediated by the cultural evolution of effective institutions

Author(s): Adam Flitton Thomas Currie
Published in: SocArXiv Papers, 2018
DOI: 10.31235/osf.io/cy4fd

A PHYLOGENETIC STUDY OF SINO-TIBETAN KINSHIP EVOLUTION

Author(s): TING JI, MAY HANZHI ZHANG, THOMAS E CURRIE, ANDREW MEADE, MARK PAGEL, RUTH MACE
Published in: The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference (Evolang13), 2020, Page(s) 177-180