The causes of matrilocal residence: a cross-ethnohistorical survey

State University of New York at Buffalo Buffalo Published In Pages: 432
By Divale, William Tulio


"Uxorilocal or matrilocal residence should be correlated with an absence of feuding within the local community while avunculocal or patrilocal residence should be correlated with frequent feuding" (298)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
GammaSupportedabove .10.21One-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
FeudingDependentIngroup Antagonisms
Residence PatternsIndependentResidence