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


"If political complexity has any influence on feuding, there should be a higher correlation between presence of fraternal interest groups and feuding in societies with a low level of political integration than in societies [with] a high level of political integration" (1476)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Phi coefficientPartially supportedabove .10.31Two-tailed