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.
". . . high gods are associated with both oaths and ordeals. The absence of ordeals is also linked with the absence of high gods. Directionally oaths are associated with the presence of supportive gods" (185)
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|High Gods||Independent||Spirits And Gods|
|Oaths And Autonomic Ordeals||Dependent||Trial Procedure|
|Supportive Gods||Independent||Spirits And Gods|