Internal war: a cross-cultural study
American Anthropologist • Vol/Iss. 70 • Published In • Pages: 277-289 •
By Otterbein, Keith F.
". . . internal war will be found in uncentralized political systems characterized by fraternal interest groups; . . . the presence of fraternal interest groups in centralized political systems . . . should have no effect on the frequency of internal war . . ." (284)
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Fraternal Interest Groups (polygyny)||Independent||Polygamy|
|Internal Warfare||Dependent||Inter-community Relations|
|Political Centralization||Independent||Territorial Organization|