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


Higher rates of famine will be associated with communal property


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Gamma/RhoSupportedp<0.05 and p<0.10. respectivelygamma=0.475, rho=0.210One-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Property SystemDependent variableProperty System
Rate of famineIndependent variableDisasters