Living floor area and marital resdience

Cross-Cultural Research Vol/Iss. 12 Published In Pages: 109-115
By Divale, William Tulio


This study builds on the work of Melvin Ember (1973) regarding living floor area of dwellings and its relationship to marital residence. The original results are replicated.


Sample Used Coded Data Comment
Standard Cross Cultural Sample (SCCS)CombinationAuthor coded living floor area following Ember's (1973) methods. Residence data taken from the Ethnographic Atlas.

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