Bride theft and raiding for wives in cross-cultural perspective

Anthropological Quarterly Vol/Iss. 71 Published In Pages: 238-252
By Ayres, Barbara


"Table X shows, however, that bride theft is most likely to occur in societies where the father's role is important' (248)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Fisher’s exact testNot Supportedp<.01UNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Bride TheftDependentMode Of Marriage
Father's RoleIndependentFamily Relationships