Female of the species
Columbia University Press • New York • Published In • Pages: ??•
By Martin, M. Kay, Voorhies, Barbara
Matrilineal descent will be positively associated with female contribution to subsistence and negatively associated with dependence on cultivation (219).
64% of matrilineal horticultural societies assign cultivative tasks exclusively to women, and depend on cultivation for an average of 55% of their diets. 50% of patrilineal horticultural societies assign cultivative tasks exclusively to women, and depend on cultivation for an average of 68% of their diets.
|Comparison of percentages||Partial support claimed||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN|
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Female Contribution To Subsistence||Dependent||Division Of Labor By Gender|
|Male Contribution To Subsistence||Dependent||Diet, Division Of Labor By Gender|
|Matrilineal Descent||Independent||Rule Of Descent|
|Dependence on Cultivation||Dependent||Diet, Tillage|