Toward a theory of the status of women
American Anthropologist • Vol/Iss. 75 • Published In • Pages: 1682-1700 •
By Sanday, Peggy Reeves
Female status will be associated with female contribution to subsistence (1685).
A scaled measure of female status is employed for pilot sample of 12 societies. Author suggests that contribution is a necessary but not sufficient condition for high female status.
|Correlation||Partially supported||not given||r= -.16||UNKNOWN|
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Female Contribution To Subsistence||Independent||Division Of Labor By Gender|
|Female Status||Dependent||Gender Status, Gender Roles And Issues|