Adolescence: an anthropological inquiry

The Free Press New York Published In Pages: 262
By Schlegel, Alice, Barry III, Herbert


Importance of peer group will be associated with subsistence economy (76).


Only one peer-group activity, conducting of ritual activity by peer groups, was found to be significantly associated with foraging compared to horticultural and agricultural subsistence economies (boys: p = 0.016 chi-square = 8.3, girls: p = 0.009, chi-square = 9.34).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Mantel-Haenszel Chi-SquareNot SupportedUNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWN