Cross-Cultural Research: A Cumulative Database and its Uses

 

Studies published in World Cultures, using Murdock's Data or Murdock and White's Standard Sample, providing new codes, new explanations of existing codes; and software programs for Cross-Cultural analysis

 

William Divale, Patrick Gray and Douglas White, Editors

2002-2008

 

INTRODUCTION

 

2003 World Cultures 13(2:

Douglas R. White

Cross-Cultural Research: An Introduction for Students

 

2003 World Cultures 13(2)

Douglas R. White

A Student's Guide to Statistics for Analysis of Cross-Tabulations

 

2004 World Cultures 15(2):153-170

E. Anthon Eff

Does Mr. Galton Still Have a Problem? Auto-correlation in the Standard Cross-Cultural Sample

 

2003 World Cultures 14(2): 144-154

James Dow

Using R for Cross-Cultural Research

 

 

RESEARCH ARTICLES

 

2002 World Cultures 13(2): 110-146

Trevor Denton

Indirect Reconstruction of World Prehistory by Quantitative, Ethnographic Analogy: Methods Using Correlates of Strictly Increasing, Elementary, Societal Processes.

 

2007 World Cultures 16(1): 62-122

Trevor Denton

Society to 2050 AD: Anthropological Forecasts Extrapolating Correlates of Modernization

 

2001-2002 World Cultures 12(2): 179-203

Andrey Korotayev

An Apologia of George Peter Murdock. Division of Labor by Gender and Postmarital Residence in Cross-Cultural Perspective: A Reconsideration

 

2003 World Cultures 14(2): 111-143

James DeMeo

A 'Saharasian' Climate-Linked Geographical Pattern in the Global Cross-Culural Data on Human Behavior

 

2002 World Cultures 13(1): 2-21

William Jankowiak, Diane Nell, and Anne Buckmaster

Extra-marital Affairs: A Reconsideration of the Meaning and Universality of the Double Standard

 

2000 World Cultures 11(2): 138-151

Rob Veneziano

Are Cross-Cultural Codes For Paternal Proximity And Paternal Warmth Measuring Similar Phenomena?

 

2001 World Cultures 12(1): 2-17

Garry Chick and John W. Loy

Making Men of Them: Male Socialization for Warfare and Combative Sports

 

1999 World Cultures 10(1): 7-22

William Divale and Albert Seda

Codes on Gossip for Societies in the Standard Sample

 

1994 World Cultures 8(2): 40-57

Analytic Technologies

Andrew R. Hoy

The Relationship Between Male Dominance and Militarism: Quantitative Tests of Several Theories

 

1994 World Cultures 8(1)

Analytic Technologies

Bobbi S. Low

Pathogen Intensity Cross-Culturally

 

 

CORRECTED CODES

 

2002 World Cultures 13(1): 62-98

Daria Khaltourina, Andrey Korotayev and William Divale

A Corrected Version of the Standard Cross-Cultural Sample Database

 

1999 World Cultures 10(1):23

J. Patrick Gray

Revised SCCS Codes: St09.Dat, St10.Dat, St12.Dat And St53.Dat (Ethnographic Atlas)

SCCS coded and labeled data in Spss

SCCS coded and labeled data in R

1999 World Cultures 10(1):24-85

J. Patrick Gray

A Corrected Ethnographic Atlas

 

 

Ethnographic Atlas coded data in Excel

Ethnographic Atlas coded and labeled data in Spss

EXPLANATIONS OF CODES

 

1994 World Cultures 8(1)

Analytic Technologies

Michael Winkelman

Subsistence and Sociopolitical Conditions:

SCCS Variable Descriptions and Reliability 1

 

1994 World Cultures 8(2):3-5

Analytic Technologies

Michael Winkelman

Child Rearing and Socialization:

SCCS Variable Descriptions and Reliability 2

 

 

NEW CODES

 

1995 World Cultures 9(1): 1-36.

Hartmut Lang

CONAN - An Electronic Code-Text Database for Cross-Cultural Studies

2003 World Cultures 14(1): 1-47.

Peter Peregrine

Atlas of Cultural Evolution

2010 reprint Microsoft Academic Publications See also 2011 reprint Measurement of cultural complexity (Citations: 84) P Murdock, C. Provost. Published in 1973. Microsoft Academic Publications

2000 World Cultures 11(1): 102-117, Reprinted from Ethnology 9:165-207, 1970.

George Peter Murdock

Kin Term Patterns And Their Distribution

 

2000 World Cultures 11(1): 118

Douglas R. White

A Note On Replication In Kinship Terminology

 

2000 World Cultures 11(2): 152-170

William Divale and Albert Seda

Cross-Cultural Codes of Modernization

 

2001 World Cultures 12(1):99-104

William Divale

Codes on Highest Number Counted for the Standard Sample

 

2001 World Cultures 12(1):77-93

Sissel Schroeder

Secondary Disposal of the Dead: Cross-Cultural Codes

 

1994 World Cultures 8(1)

Analytic Technologies

Robert Dirks

Starvation and Famine among SCCS Societies

 

 

1994 World Cultures 8(2):6-36

Analytic Technologies

Candice Bradley

The Household Division of Work: SCCS Codes

 

 

 

SOFTWARE PROGRAMS AVAILABLE ON-LINE

 

1994 World Cultures 8(2):37-39

Analytic Technologies

Douglas R. White

Fisher-B: A Program for an Exact Significance Test for Three-Way Interaction Effects

 

1995 World Cultures 9(1)

Douglas R. White and J. Patrick Gray

CORR-REL: A Program for Reliability Analysis and Optimal One-Factor Scaling

 

2000 World Cultures 11(1):570

Douglas R. White

Manual for Statistical Entailment Analysis

 

2002 World Cultures 13(1): 22-38

Bruce A. Maxwell, Frederic L. Pryor, and Casey Smith

Cluster Analysis in Cross-Cultural Research