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Access to Alloparents

Emmott, E; (2017) Access to Alloparents. In: Shackelford, TK and Weekes-Shackelford, V, (eds.) Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science. Springer: Cham, Switzerland. Green open access

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An alloparent is any individual who is not the biological parent, who helps to raise the child by providing direct or indirect investments. Alloparents may include kin members such as grandparents, siblings, aunts and uncles, as well as nonkin such as friends, neighbors, and professional caregivers.

Type: Book chapter
Title: Access to Alloparents
ISBN: 3319169998
ISBN-13: 9783319169996
Open access status: An open access version is available from UCL Discovery
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-16999-6_112-1
Publisher version: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-16999-6_112-1
Language: English
Additional information: This version is the author accepted manuscript. For information on re-use, please refer to the publisher’s terms and conditions.
Keywords: Allocare; Allomother; Babysitting; Childcare; Cooperative breeders
UCL classification: UCL
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > UCL SLASH
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > UCL SLASH > Faculty of S&HS
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > UCL SLASH > Faculty of S&HS > Dept of Anthropology
URI: https://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/1568045
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