A cross-cultural study of female initiation rites

American Anthropologist Vol/Iss. 65 Published In Pages: 837-853
By Brown, Judith K.


"Female initiation rites will occur in those societies in which the young girl continues to reside in the home of her mother after marriage" (841)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Chi squareSupportedp<.001UNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Female Initiation RitesUNKNOWNPuberty And Initiation
Matrilocal ResidenceUNKNOWNResidence