Dead or Alive? Knowledge about a Sibling's Death Varies by Genetic Relatedness in a Modern Society

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Pollet, Thomas; Nettle, Daniel;
(2009)
  • Publisher: Evolutionary Psychology
  • Journal: Evolutionary Psychology (issn: 1474-7049)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1177/147470490900700108
  • Subject: Psychology | BF1-990 | C800

Using a large sample of non-institutionalized individuals from the Netherlands ( n = 7610), we examined the influence of relatedness on an individual's knowledge about whether their sibling is alive or not. Respondents were generally less likely to know whether their si... View more
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