Relationships, Residence and the Individual: A Rural Panamanian Community

Social science

Stephen Gudeman

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 296 pages

File size: 2.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Representing a departure from traditional studies of social organisation, the book asserts that a kinship system is best understood as a system of concepts rather than as a set of empirical relationships. Three aspects of life in the Panamanian community of Los Boquerones are described

First published in 1976.