Supervision and conformity: a cross-cultural analysis of parental socialization values

The American Journal of Sociology Vol/Iss. 84 Published In Pages: 386-403
By Ellis, Godfrey J., Lee, Gary R., Peterson, Larry R.


Mode of descent will be positively associated with socialization toward conformity (p. 393).


Supervision is highest in patrilineal, intermediate in matrilineal, and lowest in bilateral descent systems.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Partial correlationNot SupportedUNKNOWN.114UNKNOWN