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Modernist Anthropological Theory of Family


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Keesing, Roger M. Kin Groups and Social Structure. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1975.

Lévi-Strauss, Claude. The Elementary Structures of Kinship. Translated from the French by James Harle Bell, John Richard von Sturmer, and Rodney Needham, editor. Boston: Beacon Press, 1969.

MacCormack, Carol, and Marilyn Strathern, eds. Nature, Culture, and Gender. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 1980.

Morgan, Lewis Henry. Systems of Consanguinity and Affinity of the Human Family. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, 1870.

Parkin, Robert, and Linda Stone. Kinship and Family: An Anthropological Reader. Malden, Mass.: Blackwell, 2004.

Rosaldo, Michelle, and Louise Lamphere, eds. Woman, Culture, and Society. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1974.

Schneider, David. American Kinship: A Cultural Account. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1968.

——. A Critique of the Study of Kinship. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1984.

Weston, Kath. Families We Choose: Lesbians, Gays, Kinship. New York: Columbia University Press, 1991.

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