The social contexts of apology in dispute settlement: a cross-cultural study

Ethnology Vol/Iss. 25 Published In Pages: 283-294
By Hickson, Letitia


This study focuses on apology as a mechanism for dispute management in relation to hierarchy and child socialization. Significant associations exist between both large, paramount chiefdoms and apology and between adults as caretakers in early childhood and apology.

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