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Research Output 2007 2019

  • 415 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
  • 18 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

Moralizing gods, impartiality and religious parochialism across 15 societies

Lang, M., Purzycki, B. G., Apicella, C. L., Atkinson, Q. D., Bolyanatz, A., Cohen, E., Handley, C., Kundtová Klocová, E., Lesorogol, C., Mathew, S., McNamara, R. A., Moya, C., Placek, C. D., Soler, M., Vardy, T., Weigel, J. L., Willard, A. K., Xygalatas, D., Norenzayan, A. & Henrich, J., Mar 13 2019, In : Proceedings. Biological sciences. 286, 1898, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
cooperative behavior
Cooperative Behavior
Hinduism
Buddhism
Christianity
2017
4 Citations (Scopus)

How the second-order free rider problem is solved in a small-scale society

Mathew, S., May 1 2017, In : American Economic Review. 107, 5, p. 578-581 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016
4 Citations (Scopus)

Cultural group selection follows Darwin's classic syllogism for the operation of selection

Richerson, P., Baldini, R., Bell, A. V., Demps, K., Frost, K., Hillis, V., Mathew, S., Newton, E. K., Naar, N., Newson, L., Ross, C., Smaldino, P. E., Waring, T. M. & Zefferman, M., 2016, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 39, p. e58

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Group Processes
Genetic Selection
Group
Cultural Groups
Group Selection
72 Citations (Scopus)

Cultural group selection plays an essential role in explaining human cooperation: A sketch of the evidence

Richerson, P., Baldini, R., Bell, A. V., Demps, K., Frost, K., Hillis, V., Mathew, S., Newton, E. K., Naar, N., Newson, L., Ross, C., Smaldino, P. E., Waring, T. M. & Zefferman, M., 2016, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 39, p. e30

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

evidence
Group
Group Selection
Cultural Groups
deviant behavior
1 Citation (Scopus)

Cultural history, not ecological environment, is the main determinant of human behaviour

Mathew, S. & Perreault, C., Mar 16 2016, In : Proceedings. Biological sciences. 283, 1826, p. 20160177 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Cultural Evolution
cultural history
human behavior
History
history
2015
25 Citations (Scopus)

An evolutionary theory of large-scale human warfare: Group-structured cultural selection

Zefferman, M. R. & Mathew, S., Mar 1 2015, In : Evolutionary Anthropology. 24, 2, p. 50-61 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

evolutionary theory
warfare
Group
collective behavior
wage
23 Citations (Scopus)
cultural history
Animals
human behavior
learning
cultural differences
1 Citation (Scopus)

Human Cooperation, Evolution of

Mathew, S., Mar 26 2015, International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences: Second Edition. Elsevier Inc., p. 259-266 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

reciprocity
Group
penalty
laboratory experiment
sanction
4 Citations (Scopus)
Ethnic Groups
Reproduction
Warfare
7 Citations (Scopus)

Third-party monitoring and sanctions aid the evolution of language

Boyd, R. & Mathew, S., Nov 1 2015, In : Evolution and Human Behavior. 36, 6, p. 475-479 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sanction
Deception
Language
monitoring
Communication
2014

Explaining group-level traits requires distinguishing process from product

Panchanathan, K., Mathew, S. & Perreault, C., 2014, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 37, 3, p. 269-270 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Group Processes
Group
25 Citations (Scopus)

The cost of cowardice: Punitive sentiments towards free riders in turkana raids

Mathew, S. & Boyd, R., Jan 2014, In : Evolution and Human Behavior. 35, 1, p. 58-64 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Punishment
sanction
reciprocity
collective action
Costs and Cost Analysis
2012
19 Citations (Scopus)

Dating the origin of language using phonemic diversity

Perreault, C. & Mathew, S., Apr 27 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 4, e35289.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Linguistics
Clocks
Language
Testing
Experiments
4 Citations (Scopus)

The punishment that sustains cooperation is often coordinated and costly

Bowles, S., Boyd, R., Mathew, S. & Richerson, P. J., Feb 2012, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 35, 1, p. 20-21 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Punishment
penalty
experiment
society
2011
149 Citations (Scopus)
Punishment
Eastern Africa
Population Groups
History
Warfare
2009
34 Citations (Scopus)

When does optional participation allow the evolution of cooperation?

Mathew, S. & Boyd, R., Mar 22 2009, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 276, 1659, p. 1167-1174 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Punishment
cooperatives
Industry
participation
co-operation
2007
42 Citations (Scopus)

Behavior: A narrow road to cooperation

Boyd, R. & Mathew, S., Jun 29 2007, In : Science. 316, 5833, p. 1858-1859 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Punishment