Your Conscience You Must Keep, or it Must be Kept for You

Abstract

Parents in several cultures ’discipline’ their daughters to inculcate the supposedly feminine virtues. The measures taken by parents range from the benign to the brutal across societies. The paper formalizes the idea that this cross-cultural process can be understood as an equilibrium outcome of a signaling game between parents of girls and prospective… (More)

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@inproceedings{Rai2007YourCY, title={Your Conscience You Must Keep, or it Must be Kept for You}, author={B Rai}, year={2007} }