Peer-reviewed journal articles:

Stout D, Rogers MJ, Semaw S, Jaeggi AV. (in press). Archaeology and the origins of human cumulative culture: a case study from the earliest Oldowan at Gona, Ethiopia. Current Anthropology.

Jaeggi AV, Trumble BC, Brown M. (in press). Group-level competition influences urinary steroid hormones among wild red-tailed monkeys, indicating energetic costs. American Journal of Primatology.

Thayer ZM, Wilson MA, Kim AW, Jaeggi AV. (2018). Impact of prenatal stress on offspring glucocorticoid levels: A phylogenetic meta-analysis across 14 vertebrate species. Scientific Reports 8:4942.

Trumble BC, Stieglitz J, Jaeggi AV, Beheim BA, Schwartz M, Seabright E, Cummings D, Kaplan HL, Gurven M. (2018). Associations between paternal hormones, crop losses, and family illness health following catastrophic flooding in lowland Bolivia. Physiology and Behavior.

Jaeggi AV, Kramer KL, Hames R, Kiely EJ, Gomes C, Kaplan H, Gurven M. (2017). Human grooming in phylogenetic perspective: People in six small-scale societies groom less but socialize just as much as expected for a typical primate. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 162:810-816

Von Rueden CR, Jaeggi AV (2016) Men’s status and reproductive success in 33 non-industrial societies: effects of subsistence, marriage system and reproductive strategy. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113:10824-10829

Jaeggi AV, Hooper PL, Beheim BA, Kaplan H, Gurven M (2016) Reciprocal exchange patterned by market forces helps explain cooperation in a small-scale society. Current Biology 26:2180-2187

Blackwell AD, Urlacher SS, Beheim BA, von Rueden CR, Jaeggi AV, Stieglitz J,Trumble BC, Gurven M, Kaplan H (2016) Growth references for Tsimane’ forager-horticulturalists of the Bolivian Amazon. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 162:441-461

Jaeggi AV, Boose KJ, White FJ, Gurven M (2016) Obstacles and catalysts of cooperation in humans, bonobos, and chimpanzees: behavioural reaction norms can help explain variation in sex roles, inequality, war and peace. Behaviour 153:1015-1051

Trumble B, Jaeggi AV, Gurven M (2015) Evolving the endocrine physiology for human and primate cooperation and collective action. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B – Biological Sciences 370:20150014

Gurven M, Jaeggi AV, von Rueden C, Hooper PL, Kaplan H (2015) Does market integration buffer risk, increase inequality, and erode traditional sharing practices? Evidence from Tsimane’ forager-horticulturalists. Human Ecology 43:515-530

Jaeggi AV, Trumble BC, Kaplan HS, Gurven M (2015) Salivary oxytocin increases concurrently with testosterone and time away from home among returning Tsimane’ hunters. Biology Letters 11:20150058

Jaeggi AV, Gurven M (2013) Reciprocity explains food sharing in humans and other primates independent of kin selection and tolerated scrounging: A phylogenetic meta-analysis. Proceedings of the Royal Society B – Biological Sciences 280:20131615

Jaeggi AV, Gurven M (2013) Natural cooperators: Food sharing in humans and other primates. Evolutionary Anthropology 22:186-195

Gurven M, Jaeggi AV, Kaplan HS, Cummings D (2013). Physical activity and modernization among Bolivian Amerindians. PLOS One 8:e55679

Jaeggi AV, de Groot E, Stevens JMG, van Schaik CP (2013). Mechanisms of reciprocity in primates: Testing for short-term contingency of grooming and food sharing in bonobos and chimpanzees. Evolution and Human Behavior 34:69-77

Jaeggi AV, van Schaik CP (2011) The evolution of food sharing in primates. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 65:2125-2140

Jaeggi AV, Burkart JM, van Schaik CP (2010) On the psychology of cooperation in humans and other primates: Combining the natural history and experimental evidence for prosociality. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B – Biological Sciences 365:2723-2735

Jaeggi AV, Stevens JMG, van Schaik CP (2010) Tolerant food sharing and reciprocity is precluded by despotism in bonobos but not chimpanzees. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 143:41-51

Jaeggi AV, Dunkel LP, van Noordwijk MA, Wich SA, Sura AAL, van Schaik CP (2010) Social learning of diet and foraging skills among wild immature Bornean orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus wurmbii). American Journal of Primatology 72:62-71

Jaeggi AV, van Noordwijk MA, van Schaik CP (2008) Begging for information: Mother-offspring food sharing among wild Bornean orangutans. American Journal of Primatology 70:533-541

Book chapters:

Jaeggi AV, Hooper PL, Caldwell AE, Gurven M, Lancaster JB, Kaplan H. (2017) Cooperation between the sexes. In: Chimpanzees and human evolution. Muller M, Wraghamn RW, Pilbeam D, eds. Harvard University Press

Stieglitz J, Jaeggi AV, Blackwell A, Trumble BC, Gurven M, Kaplan H (2014) Work to live and live to work: Productivity, transfers, and psychological well-being in adulthood and old age. In: Sociality, hierarchy, health: Comparative biodemography. Weinstein M, Lane M, eds. National Academies Press

van Schaik CP, Burkart JM, Jaeggi AV, Rudolf von Rohr C (2014) Morality as a biological adaptation – an evolutionary model based on the lifestyle of human foragers. In: Empirically informed ethics: Morality between facts and norms, Christen M, Fischer J, Huppenbauer M, Tanner C, van Schaik CP eds. Springer

Encyclopedia entries: 

Jaeggi AV, Gurven M (2018) Food-sharing models. In: International Encyclopedia of Anthropology. Callan H, ed. Wiley Online Library

Gurven M, Jaeggi AV (2015) Food sharing. In: Emerging trends in the social and behavioral sciences. Scott RA, Kosslyn SM, eds. Wiley Online Library



Jaeggi AV, Gurven M (2015) Form follows function: Reciprocity, trade, and socioeconomic transformation. Current Anthropology 56:719-720


Book reviews:

Jaeggi AV (2017) Nothing but mammals? Review of Clutton-Brock’s Mammal Societies. Human Nature 28:355-360