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.


"If bilaterality (verus unilineality) were to correlate with modernity of society--in the sense of a higher level of the production forces . . . and the nuclear family . . . reflects the level of production forces . . . then bilaterality should be . . . accompanied by absence of extended families . . ." (96)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Comparison of ratiosNot Supportedabove .10UNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Bilateral Descent Versus UnilinealityAssociationRule Of Descent
Nuclear Versus Extended FamiliesAssociationNuclear Family