Wealth transfer and restrictions on sexual relations during betrothal

Ethnology Vol/Iss. 8 Published In Pages: 319-328
By Rosenblatt, Paul C., Fugita, Stephen S., McDowell, Kenneth V.


Authors use an exhange theory perspective to explain differences in sex restrictions during betrothal. Results indicate a positive association between the amount of wealth transferred and sex restrictions during betrothal.

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