Ruth Mace
Ruth Mace
Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology, UCL
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Who keeps children alive? A review of the effects of kin on child survival
R Sear, R Mace
Evolution and human behavior 29 (1), 1-18, 2008
The comparative method in anthropology [and comments and reply]
R Mace, M Pagel, JR Bowen, BKD Gupta, KF Otterbein, M Ridley, ...
Current anthropology 35 (5), 549-564, 1994
Maternal grandmothers improve nutritional status and survival of children in rural Gambia
R Sear, R Mace, IA McGregor
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences …, 2000
Phylogenetic analysis of the evolution of lactose digestion in adults
C Holden, R Mace
Human biology 81 (5/6), 597-619, 2009
Spread of cattle led to the loss of matrilineal descent in Africa: a coevolutionary analysis
CJ Holden, R Mace
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences …, 2003
Evolutionary ecology of human life history
R Mace
Animal behaviour 59 (1), 1-10, 2000
A phylogenetic approach to cultural evolution
R Mace, CJ Holden
Trends in ecology & evolution 20 (3), 116-121, 2005
The effects of kin on child mortality in rural Gambia
R Sear, F Steele, IA McGregor, R Mace
Demography 39 (1), 43-63, 2002
Cooperation and the evolution of hunter-gatherer storytelling
D Smith, P Schlaepfer, K Major, M Dyble, AE Page, J Thompson, ...
Nature communications 8 (1), 1853, 2017
Sex equality can explain the unique social structure of hunter-gatherer bands
M Dyble, GD Salali, N Chaudhary, A Page, D Smith, J Thompson, ...
Science 348 (6236), 796-798, 2015
Rise and fall of political complexity in island South-East Asia and the Pacific
TE Currie, SJ Greenhill, RD Gray, T Hasegawa, R Mace
Nature 467 (7317), 801-804, 2010
Helpful grandmothers in rural Ethiopia: A study of the effect of kin on child survival and growth
MA Gibson, R Mace
Evolution and Human Behavior 26 (6), 469-482, 2005
The cultural wealth of nations
M Pagel, R Mace
Nature 428 (6980), 275-278, 2004
Matrilocal residence is ancestral in Austronesian societies
FM Jordan, RD Gray, SJ Greenhill, R Mace
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 276 (1664), 1957-1964, 2009
The evolution of cultural diversity: a phylogenetic approach
R Mace, CJ Holden, S Shennan
Taylor & Francis, 2016
Trade-offs in modern parenting: a longitudinal study of sibling competition for parental care
DW Lawson, R Mace
Evolution and Human Behavior 30 (3), 170-183, 2009
Parental investment and the optimization of human family size
DW Lawson, R Mace
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 366 …, 2011
Optimal daily routines of singing and foraging in a bird singing to attract a mate
JM McNamara, RH Mace, AI Houston
Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 20, 399-405, 1987
Conservation of biological resources
EJ Milner-Gulland, R Mace
John Wiley & Sons, 2009
Biased parental investment and reproductive success in Gabbra pastoralists
R Mace
Behavioral ecology and sociobiology 38, 75-81, 1996
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