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Primitive marriage : an inquiry into the origin of the form of capture in marriage ceremonies / John F. McLennan ; edited and with an introduction by Peter Rivière.


Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1970.
ISBN 0226560805, 9780226560809

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Subjects Ceremoniën.
Huwelijksgebruiken.
Mariage -- Histoire.
Marriage -- History.
Marriage customs and rites.
Marriage.
Primitieve volken.
Series Classics in anthropology.
Description li, 152 pages, 1 leaf of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1970.
Notes "J.F. McLennan's text originally was published in 1865."
"A bibliography of John Ferguson McLennan" (pages xlix-li).
Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-133) and index.
Contents Introductory: Legal Symbolism and Primitive Life -- The Form of Capture in Marriage Ceremonies -- The Origin of the Form of Capture -- On the Prevalence of the Practice of Capturing Wives, de facto -- Of the Rule against Marriage between Members of the Same Tribe-of the Coincidence of This Rule with the Practice of Capturing Wives, de facto. And the Form of Capture in Marriage Ceremonies -- On the State of Hostility -- Exogamy: Its Origin-Comparative Archaism of Exogamy and Endogamy -- Ancient Systems of Kinship and Their Influence on the Structure of Primitive Groups -- The Decay of Exogamy in Advancing Communities.
Genre History.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)142312
(OCoLC)ocm00142312
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WorldCat Identities McLennan, John Ferguson, 1827-1881.
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