A typology of social structure and the patterning of social institutions: a cross-cultural study

American Anthropologist Vol/Iss. 67 Published In Pages: 1097-1119
By Spiro, Melford E.


"Although food production as well as food gathering occurs in classless societies, social stratification rarely occurs without food production" (1114)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Chi squareSupportedabove .10UNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Food Production/gatheringIndependentAnnual Cycle, Production And Supply
Social StratificationDependentSocial Stratification