Sense of Place Among Hunter-Gatherers

Cross-Cultural Research Vol/Iss. 50(4) SAGE Publications Published In Pages: 283-324
By Thompson, Barton


Association of sense of place with social cohesion will be stronger among specific social units. (286)


Sense of place was most strongly associated with the conglomeration of multi-family units (CMF) social grouping (r = 0.92) compared to the multi-family (r = 0.61) and ethnic-cultural (r = 0.56) groupings.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Spearman's rhoSupportedp < 0.05UNKNOWNTwo-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Sense of PlaceDependentIdentification
Social CohesionIndependentSocial Relationships And Groups