Male dominance and female autonomy: domestic authority in matrilineal societies

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By Schlegel, Alice


"I hypothesize that co-wife jealousy is associated with husband authority, as wives compete for access to the center of power in the home" (23)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Coefficient of contingencySupportedp<.05.36UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Co-wife JealousyUNKNOWNPolygamy
Domestic Authority TypeUNKNOWNHousehold