The importance of paternal warmth

Cross-Cultural Research Vol/Iss. 37(3) Sage Periodicals Press Thousand Oaks, CA Published In Pages: 265-281
By Veneziano, Robert A.


Paternal warmth and socialization for aggression are associated (negatively and positively, respectively) with interpersonal aggression (p. 275).


Interpersonal aggression is a composite measure of individual homicide and individual theft. In additional tests, neither paternal proximity nor maternal warmth was a predictor of interpersonal aggression.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
multiple regressionUNKNOWNp<.05UNKNOWNTwo-tailed