Extra-marital affairs: a reconsideration of the meaning and universality of the "double standard"

World Cultures Vol/Iss. 13 Published In Pages: 2-21
By Jankowiak, William, Nell, Diane, Buckmaster, Anne


Men and women in egalitarian societies will be more likely to use self-help tactics in response to infidelity than men and women in stratified societies (9).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Chi squareSupportedp<.05UNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Response To InfidelityDependentSex And Marital Offenses, Extramarital Sex Relations
Social ComplexityIndependentClasses