The nature of exogamy in relation to cross-allegiance/alliance of social units

Behavior Science Research Vol/Iss. 4 Published In Pages: 255-276
By Kang, Gay Elizabeth


This study tests a common theory that predicts a positive relationship between exogamy and cross-allegiances between social units. Results did not support this prediction. Cross-allegiances were only weakly related to cross-cousin marriage.

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