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1 1 Why study kinship? 1 2 Problems of representation
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affines alliance ambilineal analysis anisogamy anthropologists argues aspects behaviour bride bride-service brideprice bridewealth brother Bushmen clan classification collected concerned consanguines context cousin cousin marriage cross-cousin cultural defined descent groups distinction distinguish dowry economic ego's elementary structures emic endogamy ethnographic Evans-Pritchard example exchange exchange-units exogamy fieldwork filiation Firth formal genealogical genealogical knowledge genealogical positions gumsa household ibid ideology important incest Indian individual instance involves jural Kachin kinds kinship systems Leach Levi-Strauss lineage Lovedu male Maravar marriage married matrilateral matter methods Needham notion Nuer parallel cousin parents particular patrilineal persons political possible practice prescriptive prestations principles problems question reference relation relationship terminologies relationship terms relatives residence ritual rules sexual siblings situation social anthropology societies South India spouses status study of kinship systematic Tallensi theoretical theory tion Trobrianders types unilineal unilineal descent wedding