The cultural contribution to jealousy: cross-cultural aggression in sexual jealousy situations
Cross-Cultural Research • Vol/Iss. 24 • Published In • Pages: 51-7 •
By Hupka, Ralph B., Ryan, James M.
The level of sexual jealousy will be positively associated with "social structures or cultural customs that (a) require pair-bonding for economic survival, companionship, and recognition of the individual as a competent adult member of the society; (b) stress the need for personal descendants; (c) emphasize private ownership of property; and (d) restrict nonmarital and extramarital sexual intercourse" (54).
Results were only significant for males.
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Jealosy Responses||Dependent||Sex And Marital Offenses, Extramarital Sex Relations|
|Sexual Gratification||Independent||Premarital Sex Relations, Extramarital Sex Relations|