Ethology and Sociobiology • Vol/Iss. 13(3) • Elsevier • • Published In • Pages: 197-227 •
Cultures will have a plump standard of beauty when women's work is not valued highly, or when women are restricted in the times and situations in which they can work (207).
The correlation between value of women's work was slightly below the significance test threshold, but was in the expected direction. Restriction of times in which women can work was operationazlied as menstrual taboos.
|Spearman Correlation Test||Some support||p = 0.060 (value of female labor) / p < 0.05 (menstrual taboos)||0.284 (value of female labor) / -0.377 (menstrual taboos)||One-tailed|