Women's occupational opportunities: a cross-cultural test

Behavior Science Research Vol/Iss. 23 Published In Pages: 205-233
By Naroll, Maud, Naroll, Frada, Naroll, Raoul


A brief review of research on women's status is presented. Predictions are tested about women's choice of occupation in relation to levels of social complexity.


Sample Used Coded Data Comment
HRAF Collection of Ethnography (paper/fiche)CombinationUsed simple societies from Naroll's (1970) War, Stress, and Culture Sample. Researchers coded own occupation variables and used Naroll's Social Development Index.

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