Abstract

© 2019, Springer Nature Limited. Researchers debate whether the adoption of agriculture was done at the expense of leisure time. A new study in ten camps of contemporary Agta hunter-gatherers actually finds that individuals who engage more in non-foraging activities have less leisure time. Results highlight the need to consider the evolutionary costs of the transition to agriculture.
Original languageEnglish
JournalNature human behaviour
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2019

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