Kinship and Social Organization: An Interactive Tutorial


Subject:
Science , Social Science , Archaeology , Anthropology , Anthropology , Anthropology

Description:
A tutorial describing the "most basic principle of organizing individuals into social groups, roles, and categories." Covers descent systems (rules used to determine parenthood and identify ancestry), terminology, marriage systems, and residence rules (household and domestic organization). Also provides examples of the social organization within various traditional communities. From an anthropology professor at the University of Manitoba, Canada.

Creator:
Schwimmer, Brian

Publisher:
University of Manitoba

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.umanitoba.ca/faculties/arts/anthropology/kintitle.html


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