Kinship and the Social Order : the Legacy of Lewis Henry Morgan

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Transaction Publishers - Kinship - 347 pages
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Contents

Morgan The Founding Father
3
The Line of Succession From Morgan to RadcliffeBrown
18
Morgan and the Analytical Approach
31
RadcliffeBrown and the Development of Structural Analysis
42
Toward the Jural Dimension
60
PARADIGMATIC ETHNOGRAPHICAL SPECIMENS
85
A Methodological Excursus
87
The Kinship Polity
101
The Lineage in Ashanti
154
Ashanti Patrilateral Kinship and its Values
191
SOME ISSUES IN STRUCTURAL THEORY
217
Kinship and the Axiom of Amity
219
Filiation Reconsidered
250
Descent and the Corporate Group
276
Bibliography
311
Index
335

Cognatic Systems and the PoliticoJural Domain
122
The Ashanti State and Citizenship
138

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