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 marital residence is matrilocal or uxorilocal, instead of neolocal or ambilocal (393, 207).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Fisher's Exact TestMarginally Supportedp = .087Phi = -.260Two-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Marital ResidenceAssociationResidence
Extramarital Sexual Relations AssociationExtramarital Sex Relations