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Culture, kin, and cognition in Oceania

Culture, kin, and cognition in Oceania

essays in honor of Ward H. Goodenough

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Published by American Anthropological Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oceania,
  • Oceania.
    • Subjects:
    • Goodenough, Ward Hunt.,
    • Ethnology -- Oceania.,
    • Oceania -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 121-132.

      Statementedited by Mac Marshall, John L. Caughey.
      SeriesA Special publication of the American Anthropological Association ;, no. 25
      ContributionsGoodenough, Ward Hunt., Marshall, Mac., Caughey, John L., 1941-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN662 .C8 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 132 p. :
      Number of Pages132
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2188617M
      ISBN 100913167312
      LC Control Number89006843

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Ward Hunt Goodenough II ( – June 9, ) was an American anthropologist, who has made contributions to kin studies, linguistic anthropology. Kinship terminologies include the terms of address used in different languages or communities for different relatives and the terms of reference used to identify the relationship of these relatives to ego or to each other.

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is that the extended family does not exist and that society is composed of nuclear families cut off from extended kin. While most people live in couple-only or nuclear family households, the extended family is an important source of.Secondly, culture is part of biology: the capacity to acquire and transmit culture is a derived component of human psychology, and the contents of culture are deeply intertwined with our biology.

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