Anthropology Chapter 8

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Anthropology Chapter 8


 
  
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Arranged Marriage
 
Alliance forming exchanges
2
Avunculocal
 
Living with an uncle
3
Bride Service
 
The new husband works for his father-in-law for a period of time
4
Bride Wealth
 
The husband's group pays or compensates the wife's group with some goods
5
Cousin Marriage
 
Cross *blank marriage or Parallel *blank marriage
6
Cross-Cousin Marriage
 
Marriage between children of a brother and a sister, are the cloest relatives who are allowed...
7
Cultural Schema's of Marriage
 
The set of ideas that people have in their minds about marriage
8
Dowry
 
A woman brings some significant wealth to her new family
9
Endogamy
 
Stipulate that marriage must take place within the group
10
Exogamy
 
Rules that prohibit people of the same social group from marrying
11
Extended Family
 
Nuclear family that splits and then recombines becomes this
12
Female Husband
 
Retarded way of establishing males in the Nuer society, if a dude only has daughters then he...
13
Ghost Marriage
 
One of a dead mans kinsmen marries a woman, usually the widow, to have sons in his name
14
Homogamy
 
Marriage within the same religious group, social class, or socially defined racial category
15
Households
 
The basis economic interacting unit
16
Incest
 
Kin relationships for which marriage or sex is forbidden
17
Joint Family
 
In India the extended family is referred to as this
18
Levirate
 
Brother of a dead man marries the widow
19
Love Marriage
 
Consummation leading to marriage
20
Marriage
 
Socially recognized union of a male and emale, marked by some sort of public wedding ceremony...
21
Matrilocal
 
Living with the wife's kin group
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Monogamy
 
Having only one spouse
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Neolocal
 
Establishing an independent residence
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Nuclear Family
 
Immediate family makes this up
25
Parallel Cousin Marriage
 
Marriage between children of same-gender siblings
26
Parallel Cousin Marriage
 
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27
Patrilocal
 
Living with the husband's kin group
28
Polyandry
 
When one woman has more than one husband
29
Polygamy
 
The pattern of multiple spouses
30
Polygyny
 
When one man has more then one wife
31
Postmarital Residence
 
 Matrilocal, patriloca, neolocal and avunculocal 
32
Preferential Sororate
 
Not a clue
33
Schema's of Romance
 
Richer cross cultural description of courtships
34
Sororal Polygyny
 
A man is simultaneously married to sisters
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Sororate
 
Widower is remarried to his deceased wife's sister
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Unclear Families
 
Families that have split due to unnatural reasons


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