Love, Marriage, Family Organization and the Puzzle of Neolocality in Non-Industrial Societies: A Cross-Cultural Study

Cross-Cultural Research Vol/Iss. Online only Sage Journals Published In Pages: 1-20
By de Munck, Victor C., Korotayev, Andrey V., Ustyuzhanin, Vadim


Societies with nuclear families are more likely to have romantic love as a basis for marriage than other societies.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Ordinal Logistic RegressionNot supported.769UNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Nuclear FamilyIndependentNuclear Family
Love as a Basis for MarriageDependentDrives And Emotions, Basis Of Marriage