Affiliations: Structural Determinants of Differential Divorce Rates

American Journal of Sociology Vol/Iss. 69(1) The University of Chicago Press Published In Pages: 13-20
By Ackerman, Charles


"Low divorce rates are associated with consaguine endogamy, and high divorce rates are associated with consanguine exogamy" (472)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Fisher's Exact TestSupported (marginally)p=.067Yule’s Q=.72UNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Consanguine Endogamy Or ExogamyIndependentKin Groups
Divorce RatesDependentTermination Of Marriage