The influence of female power in marriage on sexual behaviors and attitudes: a holocultural study

Archives of Sexual Behavior Vol/Iss. 13 Published In Pages: 223-231
By Gray, J. Patrick


This article re-examines Abernethy's (1974) hypothesis that female power within a marriage negatively affects male sexual functioning. Results do not support this hypothesis.


Sample Used Coded Data Comment
HRAF Collection of Ethnography (paper/fiche)Other ResearchersCoded by Broude and Greene (1976), Minturn et al. (1969) and Ackerman (1963).
Standard Cross Cultural Sample (SCCS)

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