Being in charge: older women and their younger female kin

Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology Vol/Iss. 9 Published In Pages: 231-254
By Brown, Judith K., Subbaiah, Perla, Sarah, Therese


"In those societies in which women make a major contribution to subsistence, food is produced by women working in groups and typically (but not always) an older woman is in charge" (234).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Chi squareSupportedp<.001UNKNOWNUNKNOWN