Publications

2019
BG Purzycki and M Lang. 2019. “Identity fusion, outgroup relations, and sacrifice: A cross-cultural test.” Cognition, 186, Pp. 1-6. Publisher's Version
M Gross. 2019. “Uncovering the roots of religion.” Current Biology, 29, 11, Pp. R426-R429. Publisher's Version PDF
M Lang, BG Purzycki, CL Apicella, QD Atkinson, A Bolyanatz, E Cohen, C Handley, EK Klocova, C Lesorogol, S Mathew, RA McNamara, C Moya, CD Placek, M Soler, T Vardy, JL Weigel, AK Willard, D Xygalatas, A Norenzayan, and J Henrich. 2019. “Moralizing gods, impartiality and religious parochialism across 15 societies.” Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 286, 1898. Publisher's Version PDF
2018
D Xygalatas, S Kotherová, P Maňo, R Kundt, J Cigán, EK Klocová, and M Lang. 2018. “Big Gods in small places: the Random Allocation Game in Mauritius.” Religion, Brain & Behavior, 8, 2, Pp. 243-261. Publisher's Version PDF
BG Purzycki and EC Holland. 2018. “Buddha as a god: An empirical assessment.” Method & Theory in the Study of Religion, 31, 4-5, Pp. 347-375. Publisher's Version
BG Purzycki and V Kulundary. 2018. “Buddhism, identity, and class: fairness and favoritism in the Tyva Republic.” Religion, Brain & Behavior, 8, 2, Pp. 205-226. Publisher's Version PDF
RA McNamara and J Henrich. 2018. “Jesus vs. the ancestors: how specific religious beliefs shape prosociality on Yasawa Island, Fiji.” Religion, Brain & Behavior, 8, 2, Pp. 185-204. Publisher's Version PDF
BG Purzycki, CT Ross, C Apicella, QD Atkinson, E Cohen, RA McNamara, AK Willard, D Xygalatas, A Norenzayan, and J. Henrich. 2018. “Material security, life history, and moralistic religions: A cross-cultural examination.” PLoS One, 13, 3, Pp. e0193856. Publisher's Version
AK Willard. 2018. “Religion and prosocial behavior among the Indo-Fijians.” Religion, Brain & Behavior, 8, 2, Pp. 227-242. Publisher's Version PDF
E Cohen, A Baimel, and BG Purzycki. 2018. “Religiosity and resource allocation in Marajó, Brazil.” Religion, Brain & Behavior, 8, 2, Pp. 168-184. Publisher's Version PDF
BG Purzycki, AC Pisor, C Apicella, Q Atkinson, E Cohen, J Henrich, R McElreath, RA McNamara, A Norenzayan, AK Willard, and D Xygalatas. 2018. “The cognitive and cultural foundations of moral behavior.” Evolution and Human Behavior, 39, 5, Pp. 490-501. Publisher's Version
BG Purzycki, J Henrich, C Apicella, QD Atkinson, A Baimel, E Cohen, RA McNamara, AK Willard, D Xygalatas, and A Norenzayan. 2018. “The evolution of religion and morality: a synthesis of ethnographic and experimental evidence from eight societies.” Religion, Brain & Behavior, 8, 2, Pp. 101-132. Publisher's Version PDF
CL Apicella. 2018. “High levels of rule-bending in a minimally religious and largely egalitarian forager population.” Religion, Brain & Behavior, 8, 2, Pp. 133-148. Publisher's Version PDF
QD Atkinson. 2018. “Religion and expanding the cooperative sphere in Kastom and Christian villages on Tanna, Vanuatu.” Religion, Brain & Behavior, 8, 2, Pp. 149-167. Publisher's Version PDF
2017
E Slingerland and B Sullivan. 2017. “Durkheim With Data: The Database of Religious History (DRH).” Journal of the American Academy of Religion, 85, 2, Pp. 312-347. Publisher's Version
2016
BG Purzycki, C Apicella, QD Atkinson, E Cohen, RA McNamara, AK Willard, D Xygalatas, A Norenzayan, and J Henrich. 2016. “Cross-cultural dataset for the evolution of religion and morality project.” Scientific Data, 3. Publisher's Version PDF
FS Tappenden. 2016. “The Database of Religious History and the Study of Ancient Mediterranean Religiosity.” Religion, Brain & Behavior, 8, 2. Publisher's Version
B Sullivan, M Muthukrishna, FS Tappenden, and E Slingerland. 2016. “Exploring the Challenges and Potentialities of the Database of Religious History for Cognitive Historiography.” Journal of Cognitive Historiography, 3, 1-2. Publisher's Version
BG Purzycki, C Apicella, QD Atkinson, E Cohen, RA McNamara, AK Willard, D Xygalatas, A Norenzayan, and J Henrich. 2016. “Moralistic gods, supernatural punishment and the expansion of human sociality.” Nature, 530, Pp. 327-330. Publisher's Version
FS Tappenden and E Slingerland. 2016. “Introduction: Digital Humanities, Cognitive Historiography, and the Study of Religion.” Journal of Cognitive Historiography, 3, 1-2, Pp. 7-11. Publisher's Version

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