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.


". . . societies with belief in the evil eye tend to be those with a relative concentration of executive power . . ." (248)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Goodman and Kruskal's coefficient of associationSupportedp<.01.55Two-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Evil Eye BeliefDependentSorcery
Executive Power ConcentrationIndependentChief Executive