Factors and patterns: the nature of sociocultural variation

Behavior Science Research Published in UNKNOWN • Pages: ??
By Erickson, Edwin E.


The author claims that variance in sociocultural variables can be mostly be attributed to associations that are not cross-cultural. Although some patterns are universal, many social patterns occur on a regional, rather than worldwide, scale. This study presents a factor analysis of sociocultural variables that supports these claims.


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