Bridewealth as an instrument of male parental control over mating: evidence from the standard cross-cultural sample

Journal of Evolutionary Psychology Vol/Iss. 8 Published In Pages: 205-216
By Apostolou, Menelaos


This article explores the association between father-son relationships and bridewealth. Bridewealth becomes an instrument through which male parents impose their will on their male offspring. The hypotheses are supported by the results presented.

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