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Kinship as social action

Kinship as social action

Week 5: Family matters

Ryan Schram
ANTH 1002: Anthropology in the world
Wednesday, August 31, 2022

Slides available at https://anthro.rschram.org/1002/2022/5.2

Main reading: Eriksen (2015)

Other reading: Carsten (1995)

References and further reading

Carsten, Janet. 1995. “The Substance of Kinship and the Heat of the Hearth: Feeding, Personhood, and Relatedness Among Malays in Pulau Langkawi.” American Ethnologist 22 (2): 223–41. https://doi.org/10.2307/646700.

Eriksen, Thomas Hylland. 2015. “Kinship as Descent.” In Small Places, Large Issues: An Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology, 4th ed., 117–35. London: Pluto Press. https://doi.org/10.2307/j.ctt183p184.11.

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