Three Styles in the Study of Kinship / Edition 1

Three Styles in the Study of Kinship / Edition 1

by J.A. Barnes
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415330084

ISBN-13: 9780415330084

Pub. Date: 04/30/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The study of kinship is a fundamental part of the study and the practice of social anthropology. This volume examines the work of three distinguished anthropologists that bear on kinship and determines what theoretical models are implicit in their writings and assesses to what extent their claims have been validated. The anthropologists studied are from France, the

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The study of kinship is a fundamental part of the study and the practice of social anthropology. This volume examines the work of three distinguished anthropologists that bear on kinship and determines what theoretical models are implicit in their writings and assesses to what extent their claims have been validated. The anthropologists studied are from France, the UK and USA: Claude Levi-Strauss, Meyer Fortes and G.P. Murdock.
First published in 1971.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415330084
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/30/2004
Series:
Routledge Library Editions: Anthropology and Ethnography
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.70(h) x 1.20(d)

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