Day: November 14, 2017

The Two Social Hierarchy Pyramids Join To Form The Social Ladder. A Very Slow Train Crash.

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This is part three of a four part series on the social hierarchy.  Whilst other posts focuss on unique aspects complimentary to this one they are all inter-related and best read in conjunction.  In this article we join the two social hierarchy pyramids to make a social ladder. If you haven’t read the first two part you can find them here: Part One was on the male social hierarchy Part Two was on the female social hierarchy Clink this link for Part 4, The union of the Alpha Female and the Super Alpha Male. Briffaults Law Robert Briffault was a surgeon from the early 1900s who found fame as a social anthropologist. His infamous statement goes like this: “The female, not the male, determines all the conditions of the animal family. Where the female can derive no benefit from association with the male, no such association takes place. There are […]