Population growth, society, and culture: an inventory of cross-culturally tested causal hypotheses
HRAF Press • New Haven, CT • Published In • Pages: 126 •
By Sipes, Richard G.
Influence of living kin on deceased ancestors will be positively associated with Population Growth Rate (PGR) (70).
Influence of living kin on deceased ancestors is measured as a composite of 6 variables, including contribution by living descendants to continued existence, power, social status, reincarnation, health, and enjoyment of dead ancestors.
|Gamma||Not Supported||p = 0.24||gamma = -0.22||UNKNOWN|
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Population Growth Rate||Dependent||Population|
|Influence of Living Kin on Deceased Ancestors||Independent||Status, Role, And Prestige, Cult Of The Dead, Eschatology|