Father-child relationships and the status of women: a cross-cultural study

The American Journal of Sociology Vol/Iss. 93(5) Chicago Univ. Press Chicago, Il Published In Pages: 1060-1095
By Coltrane, Scott


In a multiple regression, paternal nurturance will predict female public role in decision making and access to shared positions of authority (1084).


Male social structure and paternal nurturance account for almost all variation.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
multiple regressionSupportedp<.05UNKNOWNUNKNOWN