Living quarter arrangements in polygyny and circumcision and segregation of males at puberty

Ethnology Vol/Iss. 13 Published In Pages: 401-413
By Kitahara, Michio


". . . a long post-partum sexual taboo could become instrumental in increasing the possibility of circumcision and/or segregation only when it is present in societies having separate living quarters for co-wives" (408)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Chi squareSupportedp<.005UNKNOWNOne-tailed