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  1. ". . . the rape and homosexuality scales show no relationship to Whiting's measure of the length of the postpartum taboo" (309)Minturn, Leigh - Cultural patterning of sexual beliefs and behavior, 1969 - 5 Variables

    This paper is concerned with the variation in sexual behavior in humans. Authors test hypotheses regarding the relationships between sexual behaviors and beliefs concerning sex.

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  2. "Marriages tend to be arranged where homosexuality is accepted and frequent" (307)Minturn, Leigh - Cultural patterning of sexual beliefs and behavior, 1969 - 3 Variables

    This paper is concerned with the variation in sexual behavior in humans. Authors test hypotheses regarding the relationships between sexual behaviors and beliefs concerning sex.

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  3. The negative association between marriage transactions and permissiveness toward female premarital sex will be more likely in societies in which adolescence ends early (117).Schlegel, Alice - Adolescence: an anthropological inquiry, 1991 - 3 Variables

    This book discusses the characteristics of adolescence cross-culturally and examines the differences in the adolescent experience for males and females. Several relationships are tested in order to gain an understanding of cross-cultural patterns in adolescence.

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  4. "Societies having male genital mutilations as part of the initiation ceremonies condone or encourage homosexuality. . . . They also have more frequent homosexuality . . . and severely punish rape" (309)Minturn, Leigh - Cultural patterning of sexual beliefs and behavior, 1969 - 4 Variables

    This paper is concerned with the variation in sexual behavior in humans. Authors test hypotheses regarding the relationships between sexual behaviors and beliefs concerning sex.

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  5. Permissiveness of attitude toward adolescent male homosexual behavior will be positively associated with permissiveness of attitude toward adult male homosexual behavior (128).Schlegel, Alice - Adolescence: an anthropological inquiry, 1991 - 2 Variables

    This book discusses the characteristics of adolescence cross-culturally and examines the differences in the adolescent experience for males and females. Several relationships are tested in order to gain an understanding of cross-cultural patterns in adolescence.

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  6. Presence of marriage transactions will be positively associated with restrictions on female premarital intercourse (113).Schlegel, Alice - Adolescence: an anthropological inquiry, 1991 - 2 Variables

    This book discusses the characteristics of adolescence cross-culturally and examines the differences in the adolescent experience for males and females. Several relationships are tested in order to gain an understanding of cross-cultural patterns in adolescence.

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  7. Kin control over marriage will be positively associated with restrictiveness of premarital sex norms (120).Schlegel, Alice - Adolescence: an anthropological inquiry, 1991 - 2 Variables

    This book discusses the characteristics of adolescence cross-culturally and examines the differences in the adolescent experience for males and females. Several relationships are tested in order to gain an understanding of cross-cultural patterns in adolescence.

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  8. "As predicted, societies which favor homosexuality and have frequent homosexuality are high on the sexual anxiety scale" (308)Minturn, Leigh - Cultural patterning of sexual beliefs and behavior, 1969 - 3 Variables

    This paper is concerned with the variation in sexual behavior in humans. Authors test hypotheses regarding the relationships between sexual behaviors and beliefs concerning sex.

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  9. Subsistence type is associated with ease of divorce (44)Apostolou, Menelaos - Sexual selection under parental choice in agropastoral societies, 2010 - 2 Variables

    Previous studies have proposed a model of sexual selection that dictates that along with female and male choice, parental choice constitutes a significant sexual selection force in our species. This article aims at examining whether this model can also account for the mating patterns typical of agricultural and pastoral societies. The hypotheses are supported by the results presented.

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  10. "The more frequently a given type of sexual behavior was tabued by the sample societies, the more severe the punishment and vice-versa" (139)Brown, Julia - A comparative study of deviations from sexual mores, 1952 - 2 Variables

    This article investigates which sexual behaviors are tabued (tabooed) and the frequency and severity of their punishments. Results indicate that incest, abduction, and rape are more frequently tabued, and that frequent tabuing is associated with more severe punishment. Human and supernatural agency in punishment is also examined.

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