South American Kinship: Eight Kinship Systems from Brazil and Colombia

Author(s):
Merrifield, William R., editor
Description:

These studies represent the following languages: Paumarí, Cubeo, Tucano, Kayabí, and Suruí, spoken in Brazil, and Coguí, Guahibo, and Coreguaje, spoken in Colombia.

Table of Contents:

Editor’s Preface

  1. On Surui (Tupian) Social Organization Carolyn Bontkes & William H. Merrifield
  2. Cogui Kinship Linda Gawthorne
  3. A Preliminary Note On Coreguaje Kinship Terminology Frances Gralow & William R. Merrifield
  4. Tucano (Tucanoan) Kinship Terminology Marie Goehner, Birdie West, & William H. Merrifield
  5. Guahibo Kinship Terminology William R. Merrifield & Riena Kondo
  6. Cubeo Kinship Nancy L. Morse
  7. On Paumari Social Organization Mary Ann Odmark & Rachel Landin
  8. Kayabi (Tupian) Kinship Terminology Helga Elizabeth Weiss
$12.50
Date:
1985
Extent:
v, 122 pages
Subject:
Kinship systems
ISBN 13:
978-0883121733
ISBN 10:
0883121735
Size:
6 × 9 × 0.27 in
Weight:
0.4 lb
Field:
Country:
Brazil
Colombia
Content Language: