A cross-cultural study of female initiation rites
American Anthropologist • Vol/Iss. 65 • Published In • Pages: 837-853 •
By Brown, Judith K.
Societies with male initiation involving both genital operation and isolation are positively associated with painful initiation rites for females.
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Male Initiation With Genital Operation And Isolation||Independent||Body Alterations, Puberty And Initiation|
|Painful Female Initiation Rites||Dependent||Puberty And Initiation|