Mary Shenk

    • 538 Citations
    • 13 h-Index
    20042019
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    Fertility Medicine & Life Sciences
    Marriage Medicine & Life Sciences
    marriage Social Sciences
    Population Dynamics Medicine & Life Sciences
    kinship Social Sciences
    India Social Sciences
    ecology Social Sciences
    society Social Sciences

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    Projects 2005 2008

    anthropology
    demography
    marriage
    ecology
    microeconomics

    Research Output 2004 2019

    Biological and Evolutionary Perspectives in American Anthropologist: An Editorial Provocation

    Van Arsdale, A. P. & Shenk, M., Feb 1 2019, In : American Anthropologist. 121, 1, p. 11-13 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    Open Access
    provocation
    Anthropologists
    Evolutionary
    2 Citations (Scopus)

    Differences between sons and daughters in the intergenerational transmission of wealth

    Mulder, M. B., Towner, M. C., Baldini, R., Beheim, B. A., Bowles, S., Colleran, H., Gurven, M., Kramer, K. L., Mattison, S. M., Nolin, D. A., Scelza, B. A., Schniter, E., Sear, R., Shenk, M., Voland, E. & Ziker, J., Sep 2 2019, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 374, 1780, 20180076.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Mammals
    Nuclear Family
    kinship
    gender
    inheritance (genetics)

    Patterns of paternal investment predict cross-cultural variation in jealous response

    Scelza, B. A., Prall, S. P., Blumenfield, T., Crittenden, A. N., Gurven, M., Kline, M., Koster, J., Kushnick, G., Mattison, S. M., Pillsworth, E., Shenk, M., Starkweather, K., Stieglitz, J., Sum, C. Y., Yamaguchi, K. & McElreath, R., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Nature Human Behaviour.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    Jealousy
    Sex Characteristics
    Population
    Life Cycle Stages
    Students
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    The evolution of female-biased kinship in humans and other mammals

    Mattison, S. M., Shenk, M., Thompson, M. E., Mulder, M. B. & Fortunato, L., Sep 2 2019, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 374, 1780, 20190007.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Open Access
    Mammals
    kinship
    mammals
    Time and motion study
    Animals
    1 Citation (Scopus)
    kinship
    Colonialism
    Mammals
    Bayes Theorem
    Anthropology