Adolescence: an anthropological inquiry

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


Inculcation for sexual restraint will be predicted by certain societal variables (164).


Inculcation for sexual restraint is significantly associated with social stratification in both boys (r = 0.26) and girls (r = 0.27), and matrilineal descent in both boys (r = -0.18) and girls (r = -0.26).


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