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PostPosted: Sun Aug 28, 2011 8:51 am 
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Interesting question.

It sounds logical that primitive peoples have less modesty because of necessity. But then you have to wonder - if that goes all the way back, how could we evolve to have any sense of modesty in the first place? Or is it an entirely cultural concept?

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I would have to ask what crowding means in this context and how you would compare that context with our own. From what little I have read, these people mostly live in simple and impermanent huts since their hunter-gatherer lifestyle makes long-term settlement impossible. That surely makes a difference regarding how much shelter they can build for themselves. If they have to rebuild shelter on a regular basis rather than building it once and living in it permanently, that greatly shifts the ratio of labor invested in a structure to the amount of use one gets out of that structure. It becomes highly improfitable to invest so much work on an elaborate shelter when you will abandon it the next day anyway, enough to outweigh the problem of cramped sleeping space. Or so I would hypothesize.

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The most important point I see is that the stress-factor was not present. This would seem to imply that, given the means and opportunity to expand, the population would feel no psychological pressure to do so, which flies in the face of a privacy-organ-style hypothesis.

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Or, you know, hyperbole.

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There was purpose and relation. The idea that the whole world counts as a bathroom of sorts (as expressed by bulb) seems to be hyperbole, or at least taking the idea of adding a tree out back to your living space to it's logical conclusion. Therefore, it seems unlikely that it was a serious assertion that someone could or would piss on every square inch of the earth.

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It's about population density and not privacy, but it's still a bit on crowdedness an low-tech societies which might be helpful.

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@Okuno.
A bit late but the language you quoted of mine was not my opinion. It was a verbatim account of the abstract. Just thought that'd I'd like to clear that up.
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