Revisiting status-envy: does the theory hold up?

Cross-Cultural Research Vol/Iss. 23 Published In Pages: 146-181
By Broude, Gwen J.


"Where the mother (or women in general) serves as primary caretaker in infancy, and where female status is high in the larger social world, males will engage in couvade practices (164).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Chi squareNot SupportedNot SignificantUNKNOWNUNKNOWN