Migration, external warfare, and matrilocal residence

Cross-Cultural Research Vol/Iss. 9 Published In Pages: 75-133
By Divale, William Tulio


Migration of a society (band or tribe) into a new region that is already inhabited by other societies of similar social complexity will be positively associated with matrilocality (79, 97-98)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Phi coefficientSupportedp<.001.53One-tailed