Correlates of the long post-partum taboo: a cross-cultural study

Current Anthropology Vol/Iss. 13 Published In Pages: 238-249
By Saucier, Jean-Francois


"The long postpartum taboo will be more frequent in societies in which women gather under the supervision of men, in contrast to societies in which the gathering is done exclusively by women" (243)


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