Monotheism and gender status: a cross-societal study
Social Forces • Vol/Iss. 63 • Published In • Pages: 335-348 •
By Stover, Ronald G., Hope, Christine A.
Monotheism predicts more gender inequality (336); subsistence also predicts gender inequality
Both monotheism and subsistence both are related to gender inequality (R-squared is .16), but monotheism was expected to be a causal factor and this causal relationship is not supported.
|Multiple classification analysis||Partially supported||p<.05||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN|
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Gender Inequality||Dependent||Inheritance, Residence|
|Monotheism||Independent||Spirits And Gods|
|Type Of Subsistence||Independent||Diet|