Belief in the evil eye in world perspective

The Evil Eye Columbia University Press New York Published In Pages: 223-278
By Roberts, John M.


". . . the evil eye belief is associated with the presence of caste stratification . . . and the presence of hereditary slavery" (248-249)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Goodman and Kruskal's coefficient of associationSupportedp<.05.43Two-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Caste StratificationIndependentCastes
Evil Eye BeliefDependentSorcery
Hereditary SlaveryIndependentSlavery