Male dominance and female autonomy: domestic authority in matrilineal societies

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By Schlegel, Alice


". . . in societies in which fraternal authority characterizes the domestic group, there will be an emphasis upon sibling incest; . . . in societies in which the husband has authority over the domestic group, the emphasis will be upon father-daughter incest" (12)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Comparison of raw scoresSupportedp<.005UNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Domestic Authority TypeUNKNOWNHousehold
Extension Of The Incest TabooUNKNOWNKinship Regulation Of Sex