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Janet Carsten gives an approachable view of the past, present, and future of kinship in anthropology, which will be of interest not just to anthropologists but to social scientists generally.
After Schneider, anthropologists seemed to lose interest in kinship. This innovative book takes a fresh look at the anthropology of kinship and the comparative study of relatedness. Demonstrating, first, that American kinship was based on idioms of substance and code and, second, that these folk notions had pervaded kinship caarsten where they had distorted anthropologists’ views of idioms of relatedness in other cultures, Schneider’s work placed “the generation of cultural meanings” at the center of kinship studies.
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Gustaf Nilsson rated it really liked it Jan 19, Built on the Johns Hopkins Kisnhip Campus. Janet Carsten gives an approachable and original view of the past, present, and future of kinship in anthropology, which will be of interest not just to anthropologists but to social scientists generally. And it establishes that the connection of anthropologists with kinship, like the connection of a person with her kin, is one of “diffuse, enduring solidarity” Schneider Uses and Abuses of Substance.
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View all your notifications. Janet Carsten, After Kinship. However, as Carsten observes, gender and personhood are intimately bound up with “marriage, family structures, procreation beliefs, [and] inheritance” 20all aspects of kinship. After Kinship by Janet Carsten.
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