Yellacat Ranch Under a Western Sky

Are humans self-domesticating?

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Are humans self-domesticating? I’m in love with that idea. I had no idea it’s in vogue. “Since the elites were in a very real sense raising peasants, just as peasants raised cows, there must have been a tendency for them to cull individuals who were more aggressive than average, which over time would have changed the frequencies of those alleles that induced such aggressiveness.”

https://hbdchick.wordpress.com/2015/01/30/human-self-domestication-events/

Yellacat Ranch Under a Western Sky
Justin Swanstrom

Justin Swanstrom

Made in America. Retired attorney. Bookseller at Shining Lotus. No Nazis in Valhalla. He/him.

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