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Fortunato, L. (2019) Lineal kinship organization in cross-specific perspective, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 374: 20190005. (doi: 10.1098/rstb.2019.0005)

Mattison, S. M., Shenk, M. K., Emery Thompson, M., Borgerhoff Mulder, M., & Fortunato, L. (2019) The evolution of female-biased kinship in humans and other mammals, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 374: 20190007. (doi: 10.1098/rstb.2019.0007)

Fortunato, L. (2018) Systematic comparative approaches to the archaeological record. In Sabloff, J. A. & Sabloff, P. L. W. (Eds.), The emergence of pre-modern states: new perspectives on the development of complex societies, pp. 33-49. Santa Fe, NM: SFI Press. (doi: 10.31235/

Kandler, A., Wilder, B., & Fortunato, L. (2017) Inferring individual-level processes from population-level patterns in cultural evolution, Royal Society Open Science, 4. (doi: 10.1098/rsos.170949)

Fortunato, L. (2017) Insights from evolutionary anthropology on the (pre)history of the nuclear family, Cross-Cultural Research, 51: 92-116. (doi: 10.1177/1069397117691006)

Fortunato, L. & Clauset, A. (2016) Revisiting the effect of red on competition in humans, bioRxiv. (doi: 10.1101/086710)

Fortunato, L. (2015) Evolution of marriage systems. In Wright, J. D. (Ed.), International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 2nd ed., Vol. 14, pp. 611-619. Oxford: Elsevier. (doi: 10.1016/B978-0-08-097086-8.81059-4)

Gavrilets, S. & Fortunato, L. (2014) A solution to the collective action problem in between-group conflict with within-group inequality, Nature Communications, 5: 3526. (doi: 10.1038/ncomms4526)

Fortunato, L. (2012) The evolution of matrilineal kinship organization, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 279: 4939-4945. (doi: 10.1098/rspb.2012.1926)

Fortunato, L. (2011) Reconstructing the history of marriage and residence strategies in Indo-European-speaking societies, Human Biology, 83: 129-135. (doi: 10.3378/027.083.0108)

Fortunato, L. (2011) Reconstructing the history of marriage strategies in Indo-European-speaking societies: monogamy and polygyny, Human Biology, 83: 87-105. (doi: 10.3378/027.083.0106)

Fortunato, L. (2011) Reconstructing the history of residence strategies in Indo-European-speaking societies: neo-, uxori-, and virilocality, Human Biology, 83: 107-128. (doi: 10.3378/027.083.0107)

Fortunato, L. & Jordan, F. (2010) Your place or mine? A phylogenetic comparative analysis of marital residence in Indo-European and Austronesian societies, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 365: 3913-3922. (doi: 10.1098/rstb.2010.0017)

Fortunato, L. & Archetti, M. (2010) Evolution of monogamous marriage by maximization of inclusive fitness, Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 23: 149-156. (doi: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2009.01884.x)

Fortunato, L. & Mace, R. (2009) Testing functional hypotheses about cross-cultural variation: a maximum-likelihood comparative analysis of Indo-European marriage practices. In Shennan, S. (Ed.), Pattern and process in cultural evolution, pp. 235-249. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press. (

Fortunato, L. (2009) The evolution of kinship and marriage systems. PhD Thesis, University College London. (

Fortunato, L. (2008) A phylogenetic approach to the history of cultural practices. In Allen, N. J., Callan, H., Dunbar, R., & James, W. (Eds.), Early human kinship: from sex to social reproduction, pp. 189-199. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing Ltd. (

Fortunato, L., Holden, C., & Mace, R. (2006) From bridewealth to dowry? A Bayesian estimation of ancestral states of marriage transfers in Indo-European groups, Human Nature, 17: 355-376. (doi: 10.1007/s12110-006-1000-4)