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By Jack Goody

opposed to the historical past of the issues interested by the comparative research of human society, the essays during this e-book express the comparative excellent in perform, which mixes parts from either sociology and anthropology.
In each one essay, particular difficulties are taken care of in a fashion which exams conception opposed to proof, to switch statement by way of demonstration.
subject matters coated include:
· Incest and Adultery
· Double descent systems
· Inheritance, social swap and the boundary problem
· Marriage policy
· The stream of ladies and kids in northern Ghana
· Indo-European kinship.
First released in 1969.

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