With polyandry is also connected, on not very good grounds it seems to me, parental marriage.
polyandry, or the marriage of one female with several males.
Thus we have polyandry founded on a surplus of males caused by poverty of sustenance.
What has monogamy or polygamy or polyandry to do with this matter?
In islands, as in unproductive highlands where hunger stalks abroad, marriage readily takes the form of polyandry.
That polygyny is better than polyandry may be concluded from its effects.
polyandry and polygamy are both evidences of a crude and half-evolved humanity.
It is obviously nothing but a combination of polyandry and polygyny.
polyandry is a survival of the group-marriage of the mother-age.
A woman for polyandry was similarly benefited by the same plea.