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Kinship and social organization

Paul Bohannan

Kinship and social organization

by Paul Bohannan

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Published by Published for the American Museum of Natural History [by] the Natural History Press in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kinship,
  • Social structure

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [359]-378.

    Statementedited by Paul Bohannan and John Middleton.
    SeriesAmerican Museum sourcebooks in anthropology, American Museum science books.
    ContributionsMiddleton, John, 1921- joint comp., American Museum of Natural History.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN490 .B63
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 391 p.
    Number of Pages391
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5544268M
    LC Control Number67022451

    Originally published in the UK in The central argument of this book is that the structuralist theory and method developed by British and American anthropologists in the study of kinship and social organization are the direct descendants of the researches of Lewis Henry Morgan. Re-examining Morgan's work, the book demonstrates how a tradition of mis-interpretation has disguised the true.   Editorial Reviews. Kinship and the Social Order is an amplified version of the first Lewis Henry Morgan Lectures, which Professor Fortes gave at the University of Rochester in In it, Fortes summarizes some of the main achievements in the study of kinship in relation to social structure since the basic discoveries of Morgan: the systematic character of kinship relations, terminology and Pages:

    First published in , W. H. R. Rivers' hugely influential study was the first to effectively demonstrate the close connection between methods of denoting relationship or kinship and forms of social organisation, including those based on different forms of the institution of : Taylor And Francis. In the concluding section change in family organization is discussed. Although this book was not designed to accompany my Family: Organization and Interaction, much of the material supplements that book. The major difference between Family and this book is the increased emphasis on age-grading in American kinship relations.

      Kinship and social organization; by Rivers, W. H. R. (William Halse Rivers), Publication date Topics Kinship, Primitive societies, Ethnology -- Melanesia Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Pages:   Introduction to kinship and social organization by Burton Pasternak. Publication date Topics Social structure, Kinship, World War, Publisher Prentice Hall Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive :


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R., Bear, Laura] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Kinship and Social Organization (LSE Monographs on Social Anthropology)Cited by:   Kinship is a "system of social organization based on real or putative family ties," according to Encyclopaedia Britannica.

But in sociology, kinship involves more than family ties, according to the Sociology Group:Written: Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bohannan, Paul.

Kinship and social organization. Garden City, N.Y., Published for the American Museum of Natural History [by] the Natural History Press, WHR Rivers has been called 'the founder of the modern study of social organization'.

This volume reprints three of his lectures, delivered in and first published inwhich provide an exposition of his theoretical approach, and are exemplary of his handling of ethnographic evidence.

Publisher Summary. This chapter discusses incest and kinship structure. The picture that emerges from the Karinya data shows the incest that is taboo to be a flexible phenomenon that is responsive to social-structural and environmental influences and capable of modification as culture change takes place.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rivers, W.H.R. (William Halse Rivers), Kinship and social organization. London, Athlone P.; New York. In the book Morgan argues that all human societies share a basic set of principles for social organization along kinship lines, based on the principles of consanguinity (kinship by blood) and affinity (kinship by marriage).

At the same time, he presented a sophisticated schema of social evolution based upon the relationship terms, the. Many books on kinship have been written by social anthropologists, but Primeval Kinship is the first book dedicated to the evolutionary origins of human kinship.

And perhaps equally important, it is the first book to suggest that the study of kinship and social organization can provide a link between social and biological anthropology. Kinship is the centre of the social organization in various societies, and people understand that the kinship should be relevant to the social cognition.

Kin is organized around binary distinctive features and is linguistically marked. This book is about the study of traditional Filipino kinship and family organization.

It puts together available ethnographic materials in an attempt at generalizing about this aspect of /5(33). Dwight Read, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), Abstract. Kinship involves social interactions and forms of social organization based on systems of culturally constructed social relations expressed linguistically through the kin terms constituting a kinship terminology.

The organization and structure for these social relations expressed in. Kinship patterns determine how we connect with others through descent and marriage. It is a basic system of social organization. Kin that are related to us through descent (parent to child) are.

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