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Kinship and family : an anthropological reader, edited by Robert Parkin and Linda Stone

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Kinship and family : an anthropological reader
Title
Kinship and family
Title remainder
an anthropological reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Parkin and Linda Stone
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of some of the most historically significant readings on kinship and its relation to social organization. An extensive introduction cotnextualizes the readings within current theoretical debates
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Parkin, Robert
  • Stone, Linda
Series statement
Blackwell anthologies in social and cultural anthropology
Series volume
4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kinship
  • Families
  • Kinship
  • Family
Label
Kinship and family : an anthropological reader, edited by Robert Parkin and Linda Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I: Kinship as social structure: descent and alliance. Unilateral descent groups / Robert H. Lowie ; The Nuer of the southern Sudan / E.E. Evans-Pritchard ; Lineage theory : a critical retrospect / Adam Kuper ; African models in the New Guinea highlands / J.A. Barnes ; The Amerindianization of descent and affinity / Peter Rivière ; Inheritance, property, and marriage in Africa and Eurasia / Jack Goody ; Kinship and social organization / W.H.R. Rivers ; Structural analysis in linguistics and in anthropology / Claude Lévi-Strauss ; Concerning Trobriand clans and the kinship category 'tabu' / Edmund Leach ; The Dravidian kinship terminology as an expression of marriage / Louis Dumont ; Prescription, preference and practice : marriage patterns among the Kondaiyankottai Maravar of South India / Anthony Good ; Analysis of Purum affinal alliance / Rodney Needham ; Tetradic theory : an approach to kinship / N.J. Allen -- Pt. II: Kinship as culture, process, and agency. What is kinship all about? / David M. Schneider ; Toward a unified analysis of gender and kinship / Sylvia Junko Yanagisako and Jane Fishburne Collier ; Sexism and naturalism in the study of kinship / Harold W. Scheffler ; The substance of kinship and the heat of the hearth : feeding, personhood, and relatedness amond Malays in Pulau Langkawi / Janet Carsten ; Surrogate motherhood and American kinship / Helena Ragoné ; Eggs and wombs : the origins of Jewishness / Susan Martha Kahn ; Gender, genetics, and generation : reformulating biology in lesbian kinship / Corinne P. Hayden ; Has the world turned? Kinship and family in the contemporary American soap opera / Linda Stone ; Kinship, gender, and mode of production in post-Mao China : variations in two northern villages / Hua Han ; Primate kin and human kinship / Robin Fox ; Kinship and evolved psychological dispositions : the mother's brother controversy reconsidered / Maurice Bloch and Dan Sperber -- Glossary
Control code
52471588
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiii, 479 pages
Isbn
9780631229988
Lccn
2003056028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Kinship and family : an anthropological reader, edited by Robert Parkin and Linda Stone
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I: Kinship as social structure: descent and alliance. Unilateral descent groups / Robert H. Lowie ; The Nuer of the southern Sudan / E.E. Evans-Pritchard ; Lineage theory : a critical retrospect / Adam Kuper ; African models in the New Guinea highlands / J.A. Barnes ; The Amerindianization of descent and affinity / Peter Rivière ; Inheritance, property, and marriage in Africa and Eurasia / Jack Goody ; Kinship and social organization / W.H.R. Rivers ; Structural analysis in linguistics and in anthropology / Claude Lévi-Strauss ; Concerning Trobriand clans and the kinship category 'tabu' / Edmund Leach ; The Dravidian kinship terminology as an expression of marriage / Louis Dumont ; Prescription, preference and practice : marriage patterns among the Kondaiyankottai Maravar of South India / Anthony Good ; Analysis of Purum affinal alliance / Rodney Needham ; Tetradic theory : an approach to kinship / N.J. Allen -- Pt. II: Kinship as culture, process, and agency. What is kinship all about? / David M. Schneider ; Toward a unified analysis of gender and kinship / Sylvia Junko Yanagisako and Jane Fishburne Collier ; Sexism and naturalism in the study of kinship / Harold W. Scheffler ; The substance of kinship and the heat of the hearth : feeding, personhood, and relatedness amond Malays in Pulau Langkawi / Janet Carsten ; Surrogate motherhood and American kinship / Helena Ragoné ; Eggs and wombs : the origins of Jewishness / Susan Martha Kahn ; Gender, genetics, and generation : reformulating biology in lesbian kinship / Corinne P. Hayden ; Has the world turned? Kinship and family in the contemporary American soap opera / Linda Stone ; Kinship, gender, and mode of production in post-Mao China : variations in two northern villages / Hua Han ; Primate kin and human kinship / Robin Fox ; Kinship and evolved psychological dispositions : the mother's brother controversy reconsidered / Maurice Bloch and Dan Sperber -- Glossary
Control code
52471588
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiii, 479 pages
Isbn
9780631229988
Lccn
2003056028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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