Kinship and Family: An Anthropological Reader

By: Parkin, Robert

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The most comprehensive reader on kinship available, "Kinship and Family: An Anthropological Reader" is a representative collection tracing the history of the anthropological study of kinship from the early 1900s to the present day.
Brings together for the first time both classic works from Evans-Pritchard, Levi-Strauss, Leach, and Schneider, as well as articles on such electrifying contemporary debates as surrogate motherhood, and gay and lesbian kinship.
Draws on the editors' complementary areas of expertise to offer readers a single-volume survey of the most important and critical work on kinship.
Includes extensive discussion and analysis of the selections that contextualizes them within theoretical debates.

Title: Kinship and Family: An Anthropological Reader

Author Name: Parkin, Robert

Categories: Family Relationships,

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell:

ISBN Number: 063122999X

ISBN Number 13: 9780631229995

Binding: PAPERBACK

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: ING9780631229995

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