Unformatted text preview: females this would serve to show that males may be much more reactionary to evolution than females as males have more room for change without hurting the ultimate goal of reproduction. 3. Single male groups are probably more likely to have infanticide than multi male or pair bonded groups due to the fact there seems to be less of a competitiveness amongst those groups. It seems that single male groups are programmed to prove dominance, having many infants not directly being an offspring of the alpha male could play into being a social problem for the alpha male. This would make some sense due to the fact that primates have been known to place high importance on social aspects of life in their groups....
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course ANTHRO 7 taught by Professor Manson during the Fall '98 term at UCLA.
- Fall '98