A Test of an Evolutionary Hypothesis of Violence Against Women: The Case of Sex Ratio

Letters on Evolutionary Behavioral Science Vol/Iss. 8(1) LEBS Published In Pages: 1-3
By Stone, Emily A.


Sex ratio is negatively correlated with a society's intolerance of rape (2).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
UNKNOWNSupportedp < .05r = -.52two-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Sex RatioIndependentComposition Of Population
Society's intolerance of rapeDependentSex And Marital Offenses