Matrilineal descent in cross-cultural perspective

Matrilineal Kinship University of California Press Berkeley Published In Pages: 655-727
By Aberle, David F.


"Stratification shows a significant, strong over-all association with size of political unit, with a strong tendency for complex stratification to be associated with 'states' and hereditary aristocracy with 'little states'" (694)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Chi squareSupportedp<.001UNKNOWNTwo-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Level Of StratificationAssociationSocial Stratification
Size Of Political UnitAssociationTerritorial Organization