Hunter-gatherer Religion Database (HGRD)

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Description: The HGRD is a quantitative dataset of supernatural beliefs and practices in historical hunter-gatherer societies.

License: CC-By Attribution 4.0 International


@osf The Hunter-gatherer Religion Database (HGRD) documents the early religious systems of 85 hunter-gatherer societies from around the world. This database is built from historic ethnographic source materials and contains quantitative variables on a range of supernatural beliefs and practices, as well as qualitative notes and references. Wherever possible, the focus is on how societies were befor...


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