Replication in cross-cultural research: descent, marriage system, and mode of production

Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde Vol/Iss. 127 Published In Pages: 82-145
By De Leeuwe, J.


"Homans and Schneider (1955) say that marriage partners are sought preferably within a group of which the head exerts no jural authority over ego. . . . Replication of the research [shows] that patrilineal societies [prefer] MBD but matrilineal societies don't prefer FZD" (82, 88)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Fisher’s exact testSupportedp<.05UNKNOWNOne-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Cross-cousin MarriageDependentRegulation Of Marriage
DescentIndependentRule Of Descent