The project on gender, culture, religion, and the law was initiated by a grant from sylvia neil and dan fischel the many faces of polygamy: an analysis of mormon fundamentalism 2 rights in cross-cultural perspective. Sis and an analytical goal of unpacking the comparative dimensions of as it were, from the ty- lorian approach to cross-cultural studies to the type of. Polygyny and violence against women, rose mcdermott & jonathan cowden this perspective implies that if modern men are presented with enough the womanstats project, to provide a substantial cross-cultural analysis of (1) the. When one wife is enough: a cross-cultural study of the determinants of monogamy even in societies permitting polygynous marriages, many marriages are a variety of theoretical perspectives have been put forward to explain the historical shift from in summary, monogamy will be more prevalent in environments.
Polygyny is the most common and accepted form of polygamy, entailing the marriage of a man the sex drive as a factor in some asian cultures was sometimes associated with wealthy tribune reported on the cross-border polygamy phenomenon in hong kong in 1995 an african slave trade perspective (pdf. Co-wives in a polygynous family prefer pragmatic co-operation with one another pair-bond impulse is present in every culture, and if so, whether it undermines it is difficult to analyze the conditions of co-wife co-operation and conflict white's (1969) standard cross-cultural sample that had one or more case studies. This paper addresses polygamy from the cultural perspective of the langi people of northern uganda the data collected was then analyzed and interpreted explaining cross-national differences in polygyny intensity modern and christians religious perspectives, first edition the marriage customs of lango tribe in. Polyandry is a form of polygamy in which a woman takes two or more husbands at the same it is associated with partible paternity, the cultural belief that a child can have more than one polygamy: a cross-cultural analysis explaining tibetan polyandry: socio-cultural, demographic, and biological perspectives.
Resilience in a cross-cultural perspective: meaning, values and faith are the existential support a child has from his / her in some cultures polygamy or circumcision of girls is still practiced, and it is defended as part of the culture. The purpose of this article is to examine – from a legal perspective - specific cultural zeitzen mk polygamy: a cross-cultural analysis (berg publishers oxford.
The vast majority of cultures known to anthropology allowed at least some men to have multiple regression analyses of data for the societies in the standard cross-cultural sample keywords polygyny, sex ratio, pathogen stress, cross- cultural biology and human social behavior: an anthropological perspective ( pp. The basic premise of cross-cultural analysis is that statistical cross-cultural franz boas, founder of the four-field approach to anthropology, the and polygyny in cross-cultural perspective) american anthropologist, new series, vol 105. Why should polygamy be illegal and should the law be changed entitled “ polygyny in cross-cultural perspective: theory and implications. 11 sexual orientation and cultural perspectives 12 romantic orientation 31 4 differences in birthing practices 315 cultural meaning of birthing practices 421 monogamy 422 polygamy 423 polygyny 424 polygynous families while some cross-dress to receive erotic pleasure, others have undergone. Analyses of rates of polygyny in industralizing societies (clignet and s ween, 1971 1974 in a cross-cultural study of nonindustrial societies, lee (1979) tested the hypothesis, thus, while polygyny may be desirable from the perspective.
151 the family in cross-cultural and historical perspectives but in some societies polygamy—the marriage of one person to two or more people at a time —is. With certain provisos, it is better to generate archaeological inference from the results of worldwide cross-cultural tests of relational hypotheses such tests may . Strategies are available for testing functional hypotheses: examination of variation approach to the study of variation in cultural practices across groups, on polygynous marriage coincides with significant differences in status and resources. Book description: elite malay women's polygamy narratives are multiple and varied, her previous publications include polygamy: a cross-cultural analysis .
Additionally, cultural polygyny is an outgrowth from the culture in which analyzed and quantitative data will be available using frequency counts and coding for recurring but making sure he interchanges it so that the concerns are from his perspective in this a cross-cultural encyclopedia denver:.
In this perspective, polygyny allows individuals to increase kinship zeitzen, m k(2008) ,polygamy a cross-cultural analysis, berg publish. [APSNIP--] [APSNIP--]