Sexual differentiation in socialization and some male genital mutilations

American anthropologist Vol/Iss. 70 Published In Pages: 951-956
By Harrington, Charles


"The degree of sexual differentiation in socialization practices of societies practicing circumcision at adolescence will be relatively high. In such societies boys and girls will be treated differentially and their differences maximized" (952)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Analysis of varianceSupportedp<.005UNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Circumcision After Age SixAssociationBody Alterations
Sex Difference In SocializationAssociationTransmission Of Cultural Norms

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