The relationship between male dominance and militarism: quantitative tests of several theories

World Cultures Vol/Iss. 8 Published In Pages: 40-57
By Hoy, Andrew R.


Male participation in war will be positively associated with male glorification relative to females (42, 49).


Warfare frequency was not significantly related to either dependent variable. However, when frequency of warfare was replaced with Wheeler's (1974) variable for subjugating warfare, significant relationships were found with both dependent variables.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Kendall's TauNot SupportedNot SignificantUNKNOWNUNKNOWN