Oaths, autonomic ordeals, and power

Cross-Cultural Approaches: Readings in Comparative Research HRAF Press New Haven Published In Pages: 169-195
By Roberts, John M.


"[There is a] relationship between oaths and autonomic ordeals and . . . subsistence activity. . . . Animal husbandry is particularly important for societies having oaths, whereas agriculture is more important for societies having ordeals" (175)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Comparison of percentagesSupportedNot ApplicableUNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Oaths And Autonomic OrdealsDependentTrial Procedure
Subsistence ActivityIndependentAnnual Cycle, Diet, Production And Supply