The sex of our gods

Ethos Vol/Iss. 7 Published In Pages: 37-50
By Carroll, Michael P.


"Societies characterized by the presence of an organization that tries to coordinate politically autonomous subgroups should give greater relative emphasis to male deities than other societies" (42).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Fisher’s exact testNot SupportedNot Significantphi= .09UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Political OrganizationIndependentForm And Rules Of Government
Relative Emphasis On Male DeitiesDependentSpirits And Gods