Effects of climate on certain cultural practices
Explorations in Cultural Anthropology: Essays in Honor of George Peter Murdock • McGraw-Hill • New York • Published In • Pages: 511-544 •
By Whiting, John W.M.
Circumcision occurs frequently in tropical climates. Author shows exclusive mother-infant sleeping arrangements occur in warm climates, while previous studies report a strong association between exclusive mother-infant sleeping arrangements and male circumcision (515)
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Sleeping Arrangements||Dependent||Sleeping, Infant Care|