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The elementary structures of kinship = (Les structures élémentaires de la parenté) / Claude Lévi-Strauss ; translated from the French by James Harle Bell, John Richard von Sturmer, and Rodney Needham, editor.

; Von Sturmer, John Richard, translator ; Bell, James Harle, translator ; Needham, Rodney, editor, translator
Rev. ed.. Boston : Beacon Press, 1969.
ISBN 0807046698, 9780807046692

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Standard Title Structures élémentaires de la parenté. English
Other Authors Bell, James Harle,
Needham, Rodney,
Von Sturmer, John Richard,
Subjects Anthropology, Cultural.
Familia (Sociologia)
Family.
Kinship.
Marriage.
Description xlii, 541 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1969.
Notes Translation of: Les structures élémentaires de la parenté.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 503-524) and index.
In English, translated from the French.
Summary Provides a comparative sociological study of the basic kinship structures.
Contents Nature and culture -- The problem of incest -- The universe of rules -- Endogamy and exogamy -- The principle of reciprocity -- Dual organization -- The archaic illusion -- Alliance and descent -- The mirage of cousins -- Matrimonial exchange -- The classical systems -- The Murngin system -- Harmonic and disharmonic regimes -- The givers of wives -- Exchange and purchase -- External limits of generalization exchange -- Internal limits of generalized exchange -- Granet's theory -- The chao mu order -- Matrilateral marriage -- Oblique marriage -- Peripheral systems -- Bone and flesh -- Clan and castes -- Asymmetric structures -- Cycles of reciprocity -- The transition to complex structures -- The principles of kinship.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)847
(OCoLC)ocm00000847
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WorldCat Identities Lévi-Strauss, Claude,
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