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    Getting Noticed.David F. Lancy & M. Annette Grove - 2011 - Human Nature 22 (3):281-302.
    Although it is rarely named, the majority of societies in the ethnographic record demarcate a period between early childhood and adolescence. Prominent signs of demarcation are, for the first time, pronounced gender separation in fact and in role definition; increased freedom of movement for boys, while girls may be bound more tightly to their mothers; and heightened expectations for socially responsible behavior. But above all, middle childhood is about coming out of the shadows of community life and assuming a distinct, (...)
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    How Do Children Become Workers? Making Sense of Conflicting Accounts of Cultural Transmission in Anthropology and Psychology.Christopher A. J. L. Little & David F. Lancy - 2016 - Ethos: Journal of the Society for Psychological Anthropology 44 (3):269-288.
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    New Studies of Children's Work, Acquisition of Critical Skills, and Contribution to the Domestic Economy.David F. Lancy - 2016 - Ethos: Journal of the Society for Psychological Anthropology 44 (3):202-222.
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    When Nurture Becomes Nature: Ethnocentrism in Studies of Human Development.David F. Lancy - 2010 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 33 (2-3):99-100.
    This commentary will extend the territory claimed in the target article by identifying several other areas in the social sciences where findings from the WEIRD population have been over-generalized. An argument is made that the root problem is the ethnocentrism of scholars, textbook authors, and social commentators, which leads them to take their own cultural values as the norm.
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    Cultural Patterns and the Social Behavior of Children: Two Studies From Papua New Guinea.David F. Lancy & Millard C. Madsen - 1981 - Ethos: Journal of the Society for Psychological Anthropology 9 (3):201-216.
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    Teaching is so WEIRD.David F. Lancy - 2015 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 38.
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    Cultural Patterns and the Social Behavior of Children: Two Studies From Papua New Guinea.David F. Lancy & Millard C. Madsen - 1981 - Ethos: Journal of the Society for Psychological Anthropology 9 (3):201-216.
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    Some Missed Opportunities in Theories of Play.David F. Lancy - 1982 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 5 (1):165-166.
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    Enemy Lines: Warfare, Childhood, and Play in Batticaloa. Margaret Trawick. Berkeley: University of California Press. 2007. Xii+308 Pp. [REVIEW]David F. Lancy - 2010 - Ethos: Journal of the Society for Psychological Anthropology 38 (1):1-3.
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    Enemy Lines: Warfare, Childhood, and Play in Batticaloa. Margaret Trawick. Berkeley: University of California Press. 2007. Xii+308 Pp. [REVIEW]David F. Lancy - 2010 - Ethos: Journal of the Society for Psychological Anthropology 38 (1):1-3.
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  11. Spirit Children: Illness, Poverty, and Infanticide in Northern Ghana. Denham, Aaron R.. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press. 2017. Iv-217 Pp. [REVIEW]David F. Lancy - 2017 - Ethos: Journal of the Society for Psychological Anthropology 45 (4):E16-E18.
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