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Western Individualism And The Incest Taboo

David Noonan | Scientific American | 7th November 2019

Thought-provoking paper by Joseph Henrich and others, newly published in Science, argues that Western society derives much of its distinctive character from the early Christian church’s “obsession with incest”, which largely ended cousin-marriage and shifte…

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