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Nomads Of South Persia - The Basseri Tribe Of The Khamseh Confederacy
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administrative affinal agnatic agnatic kinship analysis animals Arab authority Baharlu Barth Basseri chief Basseri organization Basseri tribe brother camp group camp leader camp members caravan close collateral contracts Darbar camp daughter decision depends descent segments donkeys economic elementary family exogamy father features of Basseri flocks formal frequently genealogical Ghavam growth headman herd owners herding unit Il-e-Khas il-rah important Isfahan Jahrom Khamseh Khamseh confederacy Kheirullah kinship kinsmen Kolumbei labour Labu Musa lambs land larger Mahad mainly maintain male marriage married Marvdasht matrilateral migration milk Mohammed Khan Nowruz oulad pastoral nomads pasture rights pastures patrilineal patrilineal descent pattern pedigrees period persons political polygyny position Qashqai recognized relations relatively ritual route Sarvestan sections sedentary Shah Gholi sheep and goats shepherd Shiraz sibling groups SiHu sons South Persian structure subdivision tent tribal tribesmen usually villages wealth whereby whole women Yar Mohammed