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The Pros and Cons of Substitute Parenting

An Overview

It seems that alloparenting is a necessary but flexible phenomenon for humans that may have co-evolved with other life-history traits such as our larger brain size, short birth-intervals, long life spans and extended juvenile period. The heavy investment of parenting typical for humans whose offspring need nurturing for several years has led to the evolution of multiple patterns of allocare and parenting strategies which shape themselves around the particular ecological circumstances of societies. What works well in one context, or for one family may not for another, but the most important outcome is the long-term well-being and health of the next generation.

The Pros and Cons of Substitute ParentingAn OverviewGillian R. Bentley and Ruth MaceIt seems that alloparenting is a necessary but flexible phenomenon for humans that may have co-evolved with other life-history traits such as our larger brain size
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