Internal war: a cross-cultural study

American Anthropologist Vol/Iss. 70 Published In Pages: 277-289
By Otterbein, Keith F.


". . . the more frequently the political communities of a cultural unit are attacked, the more frequently they will attack other societies" (285)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Phi coefficientSupportedp<.01.41Two-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Frequency Of AttackingDependentInstigation Of War
Frequency Of Being AttackedIndependentInstigation Of War