Terminological correlates of cross-cousin marriage

Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkendunde Vol/Iss. 121 Published In Pages: 121-139
By Coult, Allan D.


". . . since Omaha terminology tends to be associated with patrilineality, . . . and since patrilineality is associated with patripotestality, then Omaha terminology should be associated with preferential matrilateral cross-cousin marriage" (137)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Yule’s QSupportedabove .10.52UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Omaha Kinship TerminologyDependentKinship Terminology
Preferential Cross-cousin MarriageIndependentRegulation Of Marriage