Economic Systems of Foraging, Agricultural, and Industrial Societies

Cambridge University Press Published In Pages: 316
By Frederic L. Pryor


Agricultural economy types will be 'clustered' geographically. (115)


Economic systems are not significantly grouped by geographic region. However, the author proposes that the increase in external trade, increase in wage labor outside the community, and decrease in slavery with increasing time after contact with the West is suggestive of cultural diffusion of economic systems over time.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Pearson's chi-squareNot SupportedUNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Geographic RegionIndependentLocation
Agricultural Economy TypeDependentTillage