Parental choice: what parents want in a son-in-law and a daughter-in-law across 67 pre-industrial societies
British Journal of Psychology • Vol/Iss. 101 • Published In • Pages: 695-704 •
By Apostolou, Menelaos
Parents tend to prefer individuals with traits beneficial to them and their kin (697).
Several character traits were tested, including good character, good family background, industrious, and good worker.
|Comparison of percentages||Supported||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN|
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Character Traits Of Potential In-laws||Independent||Basis Of Marriage, Regulation Of Marriage|
|Parental Preference||Dependent||Basis Of Marriage, Regulation Of Marriage|