The Resource Kinship and beyond : the genealogical model reconsidered, edited by Sandra Bamford and James Leach, (electronic resource)

Kinship and beyond : the genealogical model reconsidered, edited by Sandra Bamford and James Leach, (electronic resource)

Label
Kinship and beyond : the genealogical model reconsidered
Title
Kinship and beyond
Title remainder
the genealogical model reconsidered
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sandra Bamford and James Leach
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The genealogical model has a long-standing history in Western thought. The contributors to this volume consider the ways in which assumptions about the genealogical modelin particular, ideas concerning sequence, essence, and transmissionstructure other modes of practice and knowledge-making in domains well beyond what is normally labeled "kinship." The detailed ethnographic work and analysis included in this text explores how these assumptions have been built into our understandings of race, personhood, ethnicity, property relations, and the relationship between human beings and non-human sp
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
306.83
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN486.5
LC item number
.K56 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Fertility, reproduction and sexuality
Series volume
v. 15
Label
Kinship and beyond : the genealogical model reconsidered, edited by Sandra Bamford and James Leach, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from e-book title screen (viewed June 28, 2010)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title page-Kinship and Beyond; Contents; List of Figures; Introduction; Chapter 1-Arborescent Culture; Chapter 2-When Blood Matters; Chapter 3-The Web of Kin; Chapter 4-Genes, Mobilities and the Enclosures of Capital; Chapter 5-Skipping a Generation and Assisting Conception; Chapter 6-'Family Trees' among the Kamea of Papua New Guinea; Chapter 7-Knowledge as Kinship; Chapter 8-Stories Against Classification; Chapter 9-Revealing and Obscuring Rivers's Pedigrees; Chapter 10-The Gift and the Given; List of Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn646009091
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 292 p.)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781845458966
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill
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22573/ctt7j2s11
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not applicable
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.b3431233x
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646009091
  • jstor1845458966

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