Change in Attitudes Beliefs and Practices Regarding Gender

For several decades following World War II, there was a spirit possession epidemic, predominantly among Samoan girls. During roughly the same period there was a suicide epidemic among Samoan boys. In both cases these epidemics were related to the impact of colonial-ization and modernization on gender roles. These factors probably also account for the high population of male transvestites in contemporary Samoa. Although undoubtedly present in small numbers in old Samoa, the historical record suggests that these numbers have significantly increased in recent decades.

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