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  1. Community-wide exclusive male work groups are positively associated with male puberty rites (296).Kitahara, Michio - Male Puberty Rites: a path analytic model, 1982 - 2 Variables

    A path analytic model is presented to explain male puberty rites. The evidence presented supports the idea that as a whole, male puberty rites may be seen as the means of maintaining the bisexual nature of human society.

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  2. Polygyny is positively associated with male puberty rites (296).Kitahara, Michio - Male Puberty Rites: a path analytic model, 1982 - 2 Variables

    A path analytic model is presented to explain male puberty rites. The evidence presented supports the idea that as a whole, male puberty rites may be seen as the means of maintaining the bisexual nature of human society.

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  3. Distant father-child relationships are positively associated with male puberty rites (296).Kitahara, Michio - Male Puberty Rites: a path analytic model, 1982 - 2 Variables

    A path analytic model is presented to explain male puberty rites. The evidence presented supports the idea that as a whole, male puberty rites may be seen as the means of maintaining the bisexual nature of human society.

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  4. Female subsistence contribution will be positively associated with female puberty rites.Kitahara, Michio - Female puberty rites: reconsideration and speculation, 1983 - 2 Variables

    Brown's (1963) three hypotheses on female puberty rites were tested. After presenting an adjustment for data quality control, the author demonstrates that Brown's (1963) relationships became insignificant. Female physiology as symbolized by menstruation is suggested as a better predictor for female puberty rites.

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  5. Extensive menstrual taboos will be positively associated with emic emphasis on the initiate's change in body, status, or behavior (140-141)Kitahara, Michio - Female physiology and female puberty rites, 1984 - 2 Variables

    The purpose of this paper is to examine female puberty rites and to suggest that such rites may be explained in terms of female physiology, as symbolized, for example, by menstruation.

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  6. Separate living quarters for co-wives are positively associated with male circumcision at puberty (7).Kitahara, Michio - Significance of the father for the son's masculine identity, 1975 - 2 Variables

    The significance of the son's insufficient contact with his father during infancy in regard to circumcision and segregation is examined. This article suggests that it is not the long postpartum sexual taboo but the separation of each co-wife that is instrumental in bringing about circumcision and segregation. Expands on Kitahara 1974.

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  7. In polygynous societies, separate living quarters for co-wives are positively associated with male circumcision and/or male segregation at puberty (405).Kitahara, Michio - Living quarter arrangements in polygyny and circumcision and segregation of ..., 1974 - 3 Variables

    This article examines the relationship between polygynous living quarter arrangements and the presence or absence of circumcision and segregation of males at puberty. The amount of contact between the father and son is also examined as a factor.

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  8. Societies with extensive menstrual taboos are positively associated with individual female puberty rites (137)Kitahara, Michio - Female physiology and female puberty rites, 1984 - 2 Variables

    The purpose of this paper is to examine female puberty rites and to suggest that such rites may be explained in terms of female physiology, as symbolized, for example, by menstruation.

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  9. Extensive menstrual taboos are positively associated with individual female puberty rites (138)Kitahara, Michio - Female physiology and female puberty rites, 1984 - 2 Variables

    The purpose of this paper is to examine female puberty rites and to suggest that such rites may be explained in terms of female physiology, as symbolized, for example, by menstruation.

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  10. Separate living quarters for co-wives are positively associated with male segregation at puberty (6).Kitahara, Michio - Significance of the father for the son's masculine identity, 1975 - 2 Variables

    The significance of the son's insufficient contact with his father during infancy in regard to circumcision and segregation is examined. This article suggests that it is not the long postpartum sexual taboo but the separation of each co-wife that is instrumental in bringing about circumcision and segregation. Expands on Kitahara 1974.

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