The Resource Transformations of kinship, edited by Maurice Godelier, Thomas R. Trautmann, and Franklin E. Tjon Sie Fat

Transformations of kinship, edited by Maurice Godelier, Thomas R. Trautmann, and Franklin E. Tjon Sie Fat

Label
Transformations of kinship
Title
Transformations of kinship
Statement of responsibility
edited by Maurice Godelier, Thomas R. Trautmann, and Franklin E. Tjon Sie Fat
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
306.83
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN487
LC item number
.T725 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Smithsonian series in ethnographic inquiry
Label
Transformations of kinship, edited by Maurice Godelier, Thomas R. Trautmann, and Franklin E. Tjon Sie Fat
Publication
Note
Product of a roundtable held in the Maison Suger in June 1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 414-443) and index
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Contents
  • 1. Introduction / Maurice Godelier, Thomas R. Trautmann and Franklin E. Tjon Sie Fat -- Setting the Stage. 2. "Dravidian," "Iroquois," and "Crow-Omaha" in North American Perspective / Thomas R. Trautmann and R. H. Barnes. 3. On the Formal Analysis of "Dravidian," "Iroquois," and "Generational" Varieties as Nearly Associative Combinations / Franklin E. Tjon Sie Fat -- North America. 4. Developmental Processes in the Pre-Contact History of Athapaskan, Algonquian, and Numic Kin Systems / John W. Ives. 5. Kinship and Dravidianate Logic: Some Implications for Understanding Power, Politics, and Social Life in a Northern Dene Community / Michael Asch. 6. Dravidian Nomenclature as an Expression of Ego-Centered Dualism / Emmanuel Desveaux and Marion Selz -- South America. 7. Serial Redundancy in Amazonian Social Structure: Is There a Method for Poststructuralist Comparison? / Alf Hornborg
  • 8. Jivaro Kinship: "Simple" and "Complex" Formulas: A Dravidian Transformation Group / Anne-Christine Taylor. 9. Taking Sides: Marriage Networks and Dravidian Kinship in Lowland South America / Michael Houseman and Douglas R. White. 10. On Double Language and the Relativity of Incest: The Campa Sociology of a Dravidian-Type Terminology / France-Marie Renard-Casevitz -- Asia. 11. Dravidian and Iroquois in South Asia / Robert Parkin. 12. Transformations of Kinship Systems in Eastern Indonesia / Jean-Francois Guermonprez -- The Big Picture. 13. The Synchro-Diachronic Method and the Multidirectionality of Kinship Transformations / M. V. Kryukov. 14. The Prehistory of Dravidian-Type Terminologies / N. J. Allen. 15. Dravidian and Related Kinship Systems / Eduardo Viveiros De Castro. 16. Afterword: Transformations and Lines of Evolution / Maurice Godelier
Control code
000013423591
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 449 p.
Isbn
9781560987680
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
97039955
Other physical details
ill., maps
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System control number
  • 13423591pw
  • (OCoLC)37594165

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