Death symbolism in matrilineal societies: a replication study
Cross-Cultural Research • Vol/Iss. 29 • Published In • Pages: 158-177 •
By Matlock, James G.
Documents and Hypotheses Filed By: Kate Cummings Jessie Cohen
|Unilineal societies will be positively associated with prominent beliefs in ancestral spirits and reincarnation (170)||Supported|
|Retested Somersan's hypothesis that matrilineal societies would be characterized by death symbolism (ancestral spirit and reincarnation beliefs).||Not Supported|