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Inferring Processes of Cultural Transmission from Cultural Frequency Data
With Anne Kandler and Max Planck, Institute of Evolutionary Anthropology.
Understanding how social information is used in human populations is one of the challenges in cultural evolution. This talk develops an inference framework that aims at investigating whether underlying processes of cultural transmission can be inferred from such population-level data.
Thursday, October 19 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, 2112
Pereira Drive, Irvine, CA 92697