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 negatively associated with plunder as an aim of warfare


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Spearman's rhoNot supportedp=0.740-0.026UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Political CentralizationIndependent variableTerritorial Hierarchy
Warfare for plunderDependent variableInstigation Of War