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Historical anthropology of the family

by Martine Segalen

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family,
  • Family -- History,
  • Kinship,
  • Marriage

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMartine Segalen ; translated by J.C. Whitehouse and Sarah Matthews.
    SeriesThemes in the social sciences
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ737 .S4413 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 328 p. :
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2545158M
    ISBN 100521257042, 0521276705
    LC Control Number85026975

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The making of the domestic group: The historical sociology of marriage ; Marriage and divorce in contemporary society ; The child and the family --Part III.

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A brief historical review of the study of the human groups which are referred to as races has been included under the heading “Racial Classification” in the later part of this book. In the present chapter a brief historical background of the concept of evolution and physical anthropology in general will be dealt with.

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He knows that wherever he catches the scent of human flesh, there his quarry lies" (Bloch, p).The good anthropologist is likewise a Size: 78KB. Historical anthropology is a historiographical movement which applies methodologies and objectives from Social and Cultural Anthropology to the study of historical societies.

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The explicit inspiration for household archaeology comprised the studies of households and multiscalar histories written by historians (including historians of the so-called Annales school) (Braudel ), and by anthropologists, especially those interested in historical demography and historical anthropology (Arnould and NettingLaslett and WallNetting et al.

), (Hammel and Laslettp. Pennington, James, W. A Text Book of the Origins and History of the Colored People. Detroit, MI: Negro History Press. Mia Bay ANTHROPOLOGY, HISTORY OF Anthropology is the discipline that studies races, cultures, languages, and the evolution of the human species.

It is broad in scope, incorporating the archeologist surveyingFile Size: KB. A classic definition of family, according to anthropologist George Murdock, is a social group characterized by common residence, economic cooperation, and reproduction.

It includes adults of both sexes, at least two of whom maintain a socially approved relationship, and one or more children, own or adopted, of the sexually cohabiting adults.". The Family Life of Ralph Josselin, a Seventeenth-Century Clergyman: An Essay in Historical Anthropology/5.

Early scholars of family history applied Darwin's biological theory of evolution in their theory of the evolution of family systems. American anthropologist, Lewis H. Morgan, published Ancient Society inbased on his theory of the three stages of human progress, from savagery through barbarism.

Anthropology - Anthropology - History of anthropology: The modern discourse of anthropology crystallized in the s, fired by advances in biology, philology, and prehistoric archaeology.

In The Origin of Species (), Charles Darwin affirmed that all forms of life share a common ancestry. Fossils began to be reliably associated with particular geologic strata, and fossils of recent human. This regionally and topically balanced collection of anthropological and historical articles covers marriage transactions, joking relationships, forms of marriage, and family types.

British social anthropology and the then-new alliance theory are particularly well represented in this book. Mair, Lucy. Marriage. Harmondsworth, UK: Penguin.

Chapter 2 History of Anthropological Theory 17 Alfred Russel Wallace (–) sent him a manuscript that came to conclusions about the evolution of species that matched Darwin’s own.4 Inthe two men presented the astonishing theory of natural selection to their col-leagues at a meeting of the Linnaean Society of London.5File Size: 1MB.

Borrowing from the social sciences, historians use the term family to describe a kinship and legal unit based on relationships of marriage or biology (parent-child linkages).Household refers to a residential unit, and also to both kin and nonkin who share that residence.

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In History, Hierarchy, and Human Nature (), Brown offers a cross-cultural survey of those traits – from divination to record-keeping – most suggestive of a preoccupation.As the anthropology of childhood has coalesced into a distinct field, various overviews have appeared that look at how this has happened and how this theorization might progress in the future.

LeVine and Montgomery provide the best historical backgrounds to the subject, and both look at how studies of childhood have changed over the.