A cross-cultural study of folk-tale content and drinking

The Drinking Man Free Press New York Published In Pages: 48-72
By McClelland, David C., Davis, William , Wanner, Eric, Kalin, Rudolf


"Drinking societies use more collateral terms such as aunt, uncle, niece, nephew, and fewer terms signifying the parent-child hierarchy" (69)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Pearson’s product-moment correlationSupportedp<.05.51 (collateral terms); .31 (few "child" references)Two-tailed