Climate and behavior: a biocultural study

Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology Vol/Iss. 3 Published In Pages: 331-344
By Robbins, Michael C. , DeWalt, Billie Richard, Pelto, Pertti J.


". . . beliefs in [high gods concerned with moral behavior] are also found significantly more in societies with colder climates" (339)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Phi coefficientSupportedp<.05.29UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Beliefs In High GodsDependentSpirits And Gods
Cold ClimateIndependentClimate