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 scale is positively associated with beliefs in high gods . . . [and community rites-of-passage and calendrical ceremonies]" (250-251)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Goodman and Kruskal's coefficient of associationSupportedp<.01.66Two-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Community CeremoniesIndependentReligious Practices
Evil Eye BeliefDependentSorcery
High GodsIndependentSpirits And Gods