The Family in Cross-cultural Perspective

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Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1963 - Families - 460 pages
Definitions of family & marriage; plural marriage (quotes Warner on the Murngin), kinship (quotes Radcliffe-Brown on the Kariera), totemism (among the Murngin), mate choice, marriage & divorce, sex restrictions, role of husband and wife (division of labour, status of women), power &; deference, childrearing (indulgence - Yir Yoront, summary of work apprenticeship - Murngin, child betrothal)

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Contents

IS THE FAMILY UNIVERSAL?
4
PLURAL MARRIAGE
33
KINSHIP
70
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