Predictors of Land Privatization: Cross-Cultural Tests of Defendability and Resource Stress Theory

American Anthropologist Vol/Iss. 122(4) American Anthropological Association Arlington, VA Published In Pages: 745-758
By Ember, Carol R., Adem, Terferi Abate, Brougham, Tahlisa, Pitek, Emily


High dependence on hunting and gathering will be associated with mobility


The statistical data for the combined dataset was as follows: gamma=-0.974, rho=-0.580, p<0.001


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Gamma/RhoSupportedp<0.001gamma=-0.947, rho=-0.507UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
MobilityDependent variableSettlement Patterns
Dependence on hunting and gatheringIndependent variableCollecting, Hunting And Trapping