Adolescence: an anthropological inquiry

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


Inculcation of competitiveness will be associated with certain societal traits (162).


Inculcation of competitiveness was predicted by competitiveness within peer group in girls (r = 0.87), and by size of peer group (r = 0.29), competitiveness within peer group (r = 0.84), and nuclear family household (r = 0.20) in boys.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Pearson's chi-squarePartially supportedp < 0.05UNKNOWNUNKNOWN