A Cross-Cultural Summary: Extramarital Sex

HRAF Press New Haven, Connecticut Published In Pages: 385-401
By Textor, Robert B.


The permission of extramarital sexual relations will be more common in societies where a writing system is absent (393, 78).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Fisher's Exact TestMarginally Supportedp = .086Phi = .364Two-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Writing System Absence AssociationWriting
Extramarital Sexual Relations AssociationExtramarital Sex Relations