American Anthropologist • Vol/Iss. 107(4) • University of California Press • Berkeley, Calif. • Published In • Pages: 609-619 •
The presence of non-relative caretakers will be positively associated with corporal punishment of children (615).
Additional predictors of corporal punishment were indigenous money, foreign currency, widespread local political participation, and more-than-rare warfare. Regression was run using a sub-sample of non-pacified societies.
|Multiple regression||Supported||p < 0.01||.349||One-tailed|
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Alien Currency||Independent||Medium Of Exchange|
|Children's Caretakers||Independent||Child Care|
|Corporal Punishment Of Children||Dependent||Techniques Of Socialization|
|Indigenous Money||Independent||Medium Of Exchange|
|Local Political Participation||Independent||Community Councils, Community Heads, Community Structure|
|Warfare Frequency||Independent||Ingroup Antagonisms, Instigation Of War|