World Cultures • Vol/Iss. 13 • Published In • Pages: 2-21 •
Documents and Hypotheses Filed By: Kate Cummings Megan Farrer
|Women will cope with infidelity with self-help tactics more frequently in bilateral societies than in matrilineal and patrilineal ones (8).
|Men and women in egalitarian societies will be more likely to use self-help tactics in response to infidelity than men and women in stratified societies (9).
|There will be a positive relationship between social complexity and the frequency with which men and women appeal to higher authorities as a response to infidelity (9).
|Gossip will be invoked most often in patrilineal societies as a response to infidelity (9).