The establishment of identity in a social nexus: the special case of initiation ceremonies and their relation to value and legal systems

American Anthropologist Vol/Iss. 66 Published In Pages: 529-552
By Cohen, Yehudi A.


Unilinear descent groups will be positively associated with extrusion or brother-sister avoidance (539)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Chi squareSupportedp<.05T=.39UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Brother-sister AvoidanceDependentSocialization
Extrusion From HouseholdDependentSocialization
Unilinear Descent GroupsIndependentRule Of Descent