Current Anthropology (Intergenerational Transmission of Wealth and Inequality in Premodern Societies)
Volume 51, Number 1 (February 2010)

Combined Papers Listed Below

Editorial: Intergenerational Wealth Transmission and Inequality in Premodern Societies
Mark Aldenderfer

Supplement from Tom Hertz, Adrian Bell, Patrizio Piraino, and Suresh Naidu.
“Estimating the Inheritance of Wealth in Premodern Societies: CA+ Inline Supplement to the Special Section”

The Emergence and Persistence of Inequality in Premodern Societies: Introduction to the Special Section
Samuel Bowles, Eric Alden Smith, and Monique Borgerhoff Mulder

Wealth Transmission and Inequality among Hunter-Gatherers
Eric Alden Smith, Kim Hill, Frank W. Marlowe, David Nolin, Polly Wiessner, Michael Gurven, Samuel Bowles, Monique Borgerhoff Mulder, Tom Hertz, and Adrian Bell

Pastoralism and Wealth Inequality: Revisiting an Old Question
Monique Borgerhoff Mulder, Ila Fazzio, William Irons, Richard L. McElreath, Samuel Bowles, Adrian Bell, Tom Hertz, and Leela Hazzah

Domestication Alone Does Not Lead to Inequality: Intergenerational Wealth Transmission among Horticulturalists
Michael Gurven, Monique Borgerhoff Mulder, Paul L. Hooper, Hillard Kaplan, Robert Quinlan, Rebecca Sear, Eric Schniter, Christopher von Rueden, Samuel Bowles, Tom Hertz, and Adrian Bell

Intergenerational Wealth Transmission among Agriculturalists: Foundations of Agrarian Inequality
Mary K. Shenk, Monique Borgerhoff Mulder, Jan Beise, Gregory Clark, William Irons, Donna Leonetti, Bobbi S. Low, Samuel Bowles, Tom Hertz, Adrian Bell, and Patrizio Piraino

Production Systems, Inheritance, and Inequality in Premodern Societies: Conclusions
Eric Alden Smith, Monique Borgerhoff Mulder, Samuel Bowles, Michael Gurven, Tom Hertz, and Mary K. Shenk

Intergenerational Wealth Transmission and Inequality in Premodern Societies: Reply
Eric Alden Smith, Samuel Bowles, Tom Hertz, Monique Borgerhoff Mulder, Mary K. Shenk, and Michael Gurven