Militarist, marxian, and non-marxian materialist theories of gender inequality: a cross-cultural test

Social Forces Vol/Iss. 83 Published In Pages: 1425-1441
By Sanderson, Stephen K., Heckert, D. Alex, Dubrow, Joshua K.


This article tests three types of theories of gender inequality in preindustrial societies. Bivariate and multivariate analyses suggest little support for militarist theories, moderate support for Marxian theories, and strong support for non-Marxian theories.

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