Male transvestism and the couvade: a psycho-cultural analysis

Ethos Vol/Iss. 8 Published In Pages: 49-59
By Munroe, Robert L.


This article examines institutionalized male transvestism and the couvade, finding that they are mutually exclusive in a cross-cultural sample. Possible explanations for the negative association between male transvestism and the couvade (e.g. sex-identity differentiation and confusion) are discussed.


Sample Used Coded Data Comment
Standard Cross Cultural Sample (SCCS)Other Researchers

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