Relation of child training to subsistence economy

American Anthropologist Published In Pages: 51-63
By Barry III, Herbert, Child, Irvin L. , Bacon, Margaret K.


Societies with high accumulation of food resources will have predominant pressure toward compliance, whereas societies with low accumulation will have predominant pressure toward assertion (58).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Mann-Whitney U-TestSupportedp<.001.94Two-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Accumulation Of Food ResourcesUNKNOWNDiet
Pressure Toward Compliance Or AssertionUNKNOWNSocialization