A Cross-Cultural Summary: Marital Residence

HRAF Press New Haven, Connecticut Published In Pages: ??
By Textor, Robert B.


Societies where the role of religious experts is not conducive to the development of the individual's need to achieve will tend to have avunculocal, patrilocal, or virilocal marital residence (204, 453).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Fisher's Exact TestSupportedp = .026Phi = -.380Two-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Marital ResidenceAssociationResidence
Religious Leaders Saliency for Individuals AssociationPriesthood