Circumscription Theory of the Origins of the State: A Cross-Cultural Re-analysis

Cliodynamics Vol/Iss. 7(2) University of California Riverside, CA Published In Pages: 187-203
By Zinkina, Julia, Korotayev, Andrey V., Andreev, Alexey


Political centralization will be positively associated with the subjugation of territory or people as an aim of warfare (191)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Spearman's rhoSupportedp<0.00010.58UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Political CentralizationIndependent variableTerritorial Hierarchy
Warfare for the subjugation of people or territoryDependent variableInstigation Of War