Academic Articles


69. Edward Dutton, Salaheldin Farah Bakhiet, Khaled Elsayed Ziada, Yossry Ahmed Sayed Essa & Tahani Abdulrahman Muhammed Blahmar. (2017). A Negative Flynn Effect in Khartoum, the Sudanese Capital. Intelligence.

68. Edward Dutton & Dimitri Van der Linden. (2017). Why is Intelligence Negatively Associated with Religiousness? Evolutionary Psychological Science.

67. Edward Dutton, Salaheldin Farah Bakhiet, Yossry Ahmed Sayed Essa, Tahani Abdulrahman Blahmar and Sultan Mohammed Ahmed Hakami. (2017). A Negative Flynn Effect in Kuwait: The same effect as in Europe but with seemingly different causes. Personality and Individual  Differences, 114: 69-72.

66. (2017). Cultural Determinism. In International Encyclopaedia of Anthropology. John Wiley & Sons.

65. Lee Ellis, Tony Hoskin, Edward Dutton and Helmuth Nyborg. (2017).  The Future of secularism: A Biologically-informed Theory  Supplemented with Cross-Cultural Evidence. Evolutionary Psychological Science.

64. Edward Dutton, Dimitri Van der Linden and Richard Lynn. (2016). The negative Flynn Effect: A systematic literature review. Intelligence, 59, 163-169.

63. Edward Dutton and Guy Madison. (2016). Why do Finnish men marry Thai women but Finnish women marry British men? Cross-National Marriages in a Modern Industrialised society exhibit sex-dimorphic sexual selection according to primordial selection pressures. Evolutionary Psychological Science,

62. Guy Madison, Edward Dutton and Charlotta Stearn. (2016). Intelligence, competitive altruism, and ‘clever silliness’ may underlie bias in academe. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 40.

61. Edward Dutton, Guy Madison and Richard Lynn. (2016). Demographic, economic, and genetic factors related to national differences in ethnocentric attitudes. Personality and Individual Differences,  101: 137-143.

60. (2016). Obituary: Henry Harpending (1944-2016). Mankind Quarterly, 56: 4.

59. and Guy Madison. (2016). Life History and Race Differences in Puberty Length: A Test of Differential-K Theory. Mankind Quarterly, 56: 4.

58. Curtis Dunkel & Edward Dutton. (2016). Religiosity as a predictor of ingroup favoritism within and between religious groups. Personality and Individual Differences, 98: 311-314.

57. (2016). Obituary: John Glad (1941-2015). Mankind Quarterly, 56: 3.

56. Edward Dutton, Dimitri van der Linden, Guy Madison and Michael Woodley of Menie. (2016). The intelligence and personality of Finland’s Swedish-speaking minority. Personality and Individual Differences, 97: 45-49.

55. and Guy Madison. (2016). Even “Bigger Gods” developed amongst the pastoralist followers of Moses and Mohammed: Consistent with uncertainty and disadvantage not prosocality. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 39.

54. Edward Dutton, Dimitri van der Linden and Richard Lynn. (2016). Population Differences in Androgen Levels: A Test of the Differential K Theory. Personality and Individual Differences, 90: 289-295.

53. (2015). Obituary: Tatu Vanhanen (1929-2015). Mankind Quarterly, 56. 11. 11. Dutton obituary Vanhanen

52. Edward Dutton, Jani Kukkola and Jan te Nijenhuis. (2015). Stress, Political Instability, and Differences between British and Franco-German Twentieth Century Philosophy. Mankind Quarterly, 56. 7. 7. Dutton stress philosophy

51. (2015). Sir Piers Dutton of Dutton and Hatton, c. 1480-1545: Mayor of Chester, High Sheriff of Cheshire and Knight of the Body of Henry VIII. Cheshire History, 55: 6-32.

50. Kenya Kura, Jan te Nijenhuis and Edward Dutton. (2015). Why do Northeast Asians Win So Few Nobel Prizes? Comprehensive Psychology, 4.

49. (2015). Ethnic Differences in Achievement in Darts. Mankind Quarterly, 56: 51-69. MQ Dutton Darts

48. and Richard Lynn. (2015). Cheating in Sport and Race Differences in Psychopathic Personality. Mankind Quarterly, 55: 4.

47. and Richard Lynn. (2015).  A Negative Flynn Effect in France, 1999 to 2008-9. Intelligence.

46. (2015).  Towards a Religious Studies that is Less Religious: The ‘Words Against Death’ Model and the Need for a Genuine ‘Science’ of Religion. Journal of Social, Political and Economic Studies, 40: 97-116.

45. and Richard Lynn. (2015). Ethnic Differences in Success in Cricket. Mankind Quarterly, 53: 226-241. 6. Ethnic Differences in Success in Cricket

44. and Dimitri van der Linden. (2015). Who are the ‘Clever Sillies’? The intelligence, personality, and motives of clever silly originators and those who follow them. Intelligence, 49: 57-65.

43. (2015),.’Fashion.’ John Lyden and Eric Mazur (Eds). Companion Volume to Religion and Popular Culture. London: Routledge.

42. and Emil Kirkegaard. (2014).  Fluid g in Scandinavia and Finland: Comparing results from PISA Creative Problem Solving and the WAIS IV matrices subtest. Open Differential Psychology. 

41. and Richard Stretch. (2014). Racial Differences in Sexual Dimorphism as an Explanation for Differences in Olympic Track and Field Achievement. Mankind Quarterly, 55: 1/2. MQ 55 1&2 Racial Differences in Sexual Dimorphism as an Explanation for Differences in Olympic Track and Field Achievement

40. and Richard Lynn. (2014). The Canadian IQ calculated from the standardization of the WAIS IV. Open Differential Psychology. 

39. Edward Dutton, Jan te Nijenhuis and Eka Roivainen. (2014). Solving the puzzle of why Finns have the highest IQ, but one of the lowest number of Nobel prizes in Europe. Intelligence, 46: 192-202 

38. (2014). Nyborg’s ‘The Intelligence-Religiosity Nexus’ and the Benefits of Consilience. Open Differential Psychology.

37. (2014). Cognitive Abilities Among the Sami: A Comment. Intelligence, 46: 188-191.

36. and Richard Lynn. (2014). Regional Differences in Intelligence and their Social and Economic Correlates in Finland. Mankind Quarterly, 54: 3.

35. and Richard Lynn, (2014) Intelligence and Religious and Political Differences Among the US Academic Elite. Interdisciplinary Journal of Research on Religion, 10: 1. ijrrpdf

34. (2013). A problematic proxy? On Meisenberg, Rindermann, Patel and Woodley’s (2012) Analysis of the relationship between religiosity and intelligence within countries. Temas em Psicologia, 21: 2.

33. (2013). Finnish Culture and Fragaria: Changes and Continuities. Suomen Antropologi: Journal of the Finnish Anthropological Society, 38: 3.  

32. (2013). The Savanna-IQ Interaction Hypothesis: A Critical Examination of the Comprehensive Case Presented in Kanazawa’s The Intelligence Paradox. Intelligence, 41: 5.

31. and Richard Lynn. (2013). A Negative Flynn Effect in Finland, 1997-2009. Intelligence, 41: 5.

30. (2013). The Cultural Mediation Hypothesis: A Critical Examination. Intelligence, 41: 5.

29. (2013). The Philosophy of Anthropology. Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

28. (2012). Recent Ethnographic Research and the Modern Finnish Social Class System as an Evolutionary Strategy. Acta Ethnographica Hungarica, 57: 2.

27. (2011). Zombie Categories, Religion and the New False Rationalism. Christopher Moreman and Cory Rushton, (Eds). Race, Oppression and the Zombie: Essays on Cross-Cultural Appropriation of the Caribbean Tradition. Jefferson, NC: McFarland Publishers.

26. (2011). Finnish Funeral Photography: A Field Report. Suomen Antropologi, 36: 4.

25. (2011). The Significance of British Columbia to the Origins of Culture Shock. BC Studies: The British Columbian Quarterly, 171.

24. (2011). Towards a Scientific Model of Culture Shock and Intercultural Communication. Journal of Intercultural Communication, 27.

23. (2011). Royal Anthropological Institute or Royal Academy?: Post-Modern Anthropology as Contemporary Art. Antrocom: Online Journal of Anthropology, 8: 1

22. (2011). Culture Shock as an Implicit Religion in the Romantic Tradition. Implicit Religion, 14:1.

21. (2011). The Culture Shock of St Patrick. Estudios Irlandeses: Spanish Journal of Irish Studies, 6. 125–131.

20. (2010). Towards a Scientific Anthropology. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, 16: 4jrai_1659[1]

19. (2010). Rejoinder to Prof. Gallagher. Religion and Education, 37:3.

18. (2010). Cultural Uniqueness and Implicit Religion. Implicit Religion, 13:204_Dutton_revised_proof_August_25_2010[1]

17. (2010). Anthropology Lite: An Education Perspective on the Ideology of Religious Studies. Religion and Education, 37:2.

16. (2010). Latent Social Class Terms and Consumer Culture in Finland: ‘Porvari, ‘Amis,’ and ‘Pummi’. Arctic Anthropology, 48:1.

15. (2010). Communitas and Contestation in a University Evangelical Group: The Liminal Phase and Levels of Structure. Acta Ethnographica Hungarica, 55:1. 139 – 156.

14. (2010). Here the Status Symbols Clash: Social Status and Status Expression in Finnish Homes. Suomen Antropologi: Journal of the Finnish Anthropological Society, 35:1.

13. (2010). Why does Jesus go to Oxford University? Conversion Experience, Creativity and Intelligence. Journal for Interdisciplinary Research on Religion and Science, 6. 53 – 77.

12. (2008). Battling to be European: Myth and the Finnish Race Debate. Antrocom: Online Journal of Anthropology, 5: 1

11. (2008). Death Metaphors in the Secularisation Debate: Towards Criteria for Successful Social Scientific Analogies. Sociological Research, 6:8.

10. (2007). A Shared Pre-Christian Past? Contemporary Finnish Baptism in Light of Greenlandic Naming Rituals. Anpere: Internet Journal of the Anthropology of Religion

9. (2007). “Bog off Dog Breath! You’re Talking Pants!” Swearing as Witness Evangelism in Student Evangelical Groups. Journal of Religion and Popular Culture, XVI. jrpc2

8. (2006). University Students, Drunks and the Old Gods: The Finnish ‘Vapunaatto,’ Sacrifice and Liminality. Journal of Finnish Studies, 10: 1.

7. (2006). Eye Glazing and the Anthropology of Religion. Anthropology Matters, 9:1.

6. (2006). Political Correctness, Evangelicalism and Student Rebellion at British Universities. Journal for Political, Social and Economic Studies, 31:4.

5. (2006). Ritual, Taboo and Political Protest. in Mankind Quarterly, 47:1duttonMQXLVII-1_2[1]

4. (2006). Big Brother, Pilgrimage and the Ndembu of Zambia: Examining the Big Brother Phenomenon through the Anthropology of Religion. Journal of Religion and Popular Culture, XII. jrpc1

3. (2005). Crop-tops, Hipsters and Liminality: Fashion and Differentiation in Two Evangelical Student Groups. Journal of Religion and Popular Culture, IX. jrpc3

2. (2004). Tolerant Evangelism: An Evangelical Student Group in a Tolerant Culture. Dutch Crossing: Journal of Dutch Studies, 28: 1/2.

1. (2002). Nationalist Socialism? The Position of the Scottish Socialist Party in Contemporary Discourse on Scottish Nationalism. Scotia: Interdisciplinary Journal of Scottish Studies, 24.

REPORTS AND NOTES (Not Peer Reviewed)

7. (2012). The Duttons of Hatton Did Not Die Out: The Case Against the Rev’d Edward Dutton’s Supposition. Annals of Genealogical Research, 8: 1.

6. (2012). Was Odard, First Lord of Dutton, a Relative of William the Conqueror? Annals of Genealogical Research, 8: 1.

5. (2011), Saving a Symbol in Social Anthropology: Why Libertarians Should Care About ‘Culture Shock.’ Scientific Notes No 18. London: Libertarian Alliance.

4. (2011), From Sudan to Suomi: Sudanese Christians in Northern Finland, Munich: Grin Verlag. (Book-length research report for Finnish Lutheran Church Research Institute).

3. (2010), Reclaiming Anthropology for Science: A Libertarian Approach. Scientific Notes No. 17. London: Libertarian Alliance.

2. (2009), Four Immigrant Churches and a Mosque: An Overview of Immigrant Religious Institutions in Oulu. Web Report 58. Turku: Finnish Institute of Migration.

1. (2005). Higher Status Behaviour and Status Ambiguity: A Discussion of Exaggerated Higher Status Identity in Oxford University. Durham Anthropology Journal, 13.

Book Reviews

50. (2016). Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow. Mankind Quarterly, 57: 2.

49. (2016). Does Your Family Make You Smarter? by James Flynn. Mankind Quarterly, 57: 1.

48. (2016). Race Differences in Intelligence: An Evolutionary Analysis, Second Revised Edition, by Richard Lynn. Mankind Quarterly, 56: 4.

47. (2016). The Persistence of Polygamy. Mankind Quarterly, 56: 4.

46. and Gerhard Meisenberg. (2016). Biohistory by Jim Penman. Mankind Quarterly, 56:3.

45. (2016). Race by Peter Wade. Mankind Quarterly, 56:3

44. (2016). Superforecasting by Philip Tetlock and Dan Gardner. Mankind Quarterly, 56:3.

43. (2016). ‘Hive Mind by Garrett Jones’ in Personality and Individual Differences.

42. (2015). ‘Mannerheim: President Soldier, Spy by Jonathan Clements’ in Journal of Finnish Studies, 18: 212-214.

41. (2015). ‘The Long Crusade: Profiles in Education Reform, 1967-2014 by Raymond Wolters’ in Mankind Quarterly, 56: 237-240.

40. (2015). ‘The Life History Approach to Human Differences: A Tribute to J. Philippe Rushton (Ed.) Helmuth Nyborg’ in Mankind Quarterly, 56: 96-99.

39. (2015). ‘The Roma: A Balkan Underclass by Jelena Cvorovic’ in Mankind Quarterly, 55: 4.

38. (2015). ‘My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me: A Black Woman Discovers Her Family’s Nazi Past . . .by Jennifer Teege’ in Quarterly Review.

37. (2015). ‘Christianity and the University Experience: Understanding Student Faith by Matthew Guest, Kristin Aune, Sonya Sharma, and Robert Warner’in Suomen Antropologi,

36. (2015). ‘Global Inequality as a Consequence of Human Diversity: A New Theory Tested by Empirical Evidence by Tatu Vanhanen’ in Mankind Quarterly, 55: 278-280. 10. BR Vanhanen Dutton(1)

35. (2015). ‘The Sami People of the North by Neil Kent’ in Scandinavian Journal of History, 40: 2

34. (2015). ‘An Armchair Traveller’s Guide to Finland by Jonathan Clements’ in Scandinavian Journal of History, 40: 1.

33. (2014). ‘Conceiving God: The Cognitive Evolution of Religion by David Lewis’ in Mankind Quarterly, 55: 1/2.

32. (2014). “The American Empire Should Be Destroyed”: Aleksander Dugin and the Perils of Immanentized Eschatology by James Heiser’ in Quarterly Review.

31. (2014). ‘Adventures in Stationery by James Ward’ in Quarterly Review,

30. (2014). ‘The Son Also Rises by Gregory Clark’ in Quarterly Review,

29. (2014). ‘God’s Traitors by Jessie Childs’ in Quarterly Review,

28. (2014). ‘Watermelons by James Delingpole’ in Quarterly Review,

27. (2014), ‘The King’s Revenge by Don Jordan and Michael Walsh’ in Quarterly Review,

26. (2014). Are We Getting Smarter? by James Flynn. Journal of Social, Political and Economic Studies, 39: 2.

25. (2013), ‘Former People: The Last Days of the Russian Aristocracy by Douglas Smith’ in Quarterly Review,

24. (2013). Ethnic Conflicts by Tatu Vanhanen. Journal of Social, Political and Economic Studies, 38: 3.

23. (2012), The Chosen People: A Study of Jewish Intelligence and Achievement by Richard Lynn in Quarterly Review, 6:3.

22. (2012), Sea Changes by Derek Turner, in Quarterly Review, 6: 2.

21. (2012), The Salmon Lords by Solbakk Aage in Suomen Antropologi, 37: 4.

20. (2012), ‘Anthropological Fieldwork: A Relational Process eds. Dimitrina Spencer and James Davies’ in Suomen Antropologi: Journal of the Finnish Anthropological Society.

19. (2011/ 2012), ‘Dysgenics by Richard Lynn’ in Quarterly Review,5: 4.

18. (2011), Nothing to Envy: Real Lives in North Korea by Barbara Demick in Occidental Observer.

17. (2011), ‘Navigators of the Contemporary: Why Ethnography Matters by David Westbrook’ in Suomen Antropologi: Journal of the Finnish Anthropological Society, 36:1.

16. (2011), The Churchill Memorandum by Sean Gabb in Quarterly Review, 5: 3.

14/15. (2011), Which Way is Up? by Nick Boles and 22 Days in May by David Laws in Quarterly Review, 5:2.

13. (2011), ‘Anti-commonsense conservatism’ (Benjamin Wiker. 2010. Ten Books Every Conservative Must Read) in Quarterly Review, 4. 4

12. (2009), Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali in Occidental Quarterly, 9:1.

10/11. (2009), ‘Black Mass’ and ‘On Being a Pagan’ in Religious Studies Review, 35: 1.

9. (2009), ‘The epiphany of a bien-pensant (The Fallout: How a Guilty Liberal Lost His Innocence by Andrew Anthony)’ in Quarterly Review, 3: 1.

8. (2008), ‘There’s no place like Rome’ (Cullen Murphy. The New Rome) in Quarterly Review, 2: 4.

7. (2008), Black Mass by John Gray in Occidental Quarterly, 8:3.

6. (2007). The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins.’ Journal of Social, Political and Economic Studies, 32:3.

5.(2007), Watching the English by Kate Fox in Occidental Quarterly, 7:3.

4.(2007), Blackshirt: Sir Oswald Mosley and British Fascism in Occidental Quarterly, 7:1.

3. (2006), Londonistan Melanie Phillips in Occidental Quarterly, 6:3.

2. (2004), ‘Sectarianism in Scotland’ by Steve Bruceet al, in Scotia: Interdisciplinary Journal of Scottish Studies, 26.

1.(2003), Scottish Independence in Scotia, 25.