An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth: a cross-cultural study of feuding

American Anthropologist Vol/Iss. 67 Published In Pages: 1470-1482
By Otterbein, Keith F., Otterbein, Charlotte Swanson


". . . societies with fraternal interest groups are more likely to have feuding than societies without fraternal interest groups" (1473-1474)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Phi coefficientSupportedp<.05.31Two-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
FeudingDependentIngroup Antagonisms
Fraternal Interest GroupsIndependentSodalities