A worldwide view of matriliny: using cross-cultural analyses to shed light on human kinship systems

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B Vol/Iss. 347(1780) n/a Published In Pages: 1-12
By Surowiec, Alexandra, Snyder, Kate T., Creanza, Nicole


Increased reef density promotes matriliny (the fish is the friend of matriliny) (5).


Here researchers tested two different variables listed below against matriliny and matrilocaly. None of the findings were significant. See the table for more details.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Chi-SquareNot Supported (after Holm-Bonferroni Correction)see tableUNKNOWNUNKNOWN