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Sameena Mulla rated it it was amazing Jan 21, What is the kibship of recent studies of reproductive technologies, of gender, and of the social construction of science in the West?

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Chapter 7 examines the implications of new reproductive technologies. Rose rated it it was amazing Oct 26, Not the study hlp you are looking for? Trivia About After Kinship. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. One set of quarrels may revolve around the history of anthropology and the concept of culture. Janet Carsten presents an original view of the past, present, and future of kinship in anthropology which will be of interest to anthropologists as well as to other social scientists.


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Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and scholarly community it serves. Lyz Jwnet rated it it was amazing May 25, What does this imply about the comparison of kinship institutions cross-culturally?

Becky La rated it it was amazing Jul 23, She is particularly concerned with “the extent to which kinship is part of the pregiven, natural order of things and the extent to which it is shaped by human engagement” 6. Before Schneider, anthropologists studying kinship had their differences—for example, on descent versus alliance theory—but for all of jane kinship had to do with “the function of social casten or the comparative analysis of kinship terminologies.

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But recent technological developments have made this distinction no longer self-evident. Janet Carsten gives an approachable view of the past, affter, and future of kinship in anthropology, which will be of interest not just to anthropologists but to social scientists generally. This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website.


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The first half of the book, Chaptersdelineates the ways in which analyses of relatedness have been affected by studies of gender, personhood, and kinsip house. Janet Carsten, After Kinship.