The Origins and Maintenance of Female Genital Modification across Africa
Human Nature • Vol/Iss. 27(2) • Springer US • • Published In • Pages: 173-200 •
By Ross, Cody T., Strimling, Pontus, Ericksen, Karen Paige, Lindenfors, Patrik, Mulder, Monique Borgerhoff
Social stratification will be associated with the origins and transmission of female genital modification. (174)
Fitting of the stratification model demonstrates an association between stratification and FGMo in the hypothesized direction. However, this model is outperformed by the null model in a WAIC comparison.
|Bayesian phylogenetic||Partially supported||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN|
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Female Genital Modification||Dependent||Body Alterations, Puberty And Initiation|