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Lecture 3

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Department
Anthropology
Course
ANTC09H3
Professor
Sandra Bamford
Semester
Fall

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Lecture 3 September 26 2011Continuation of FOX from Lecture 2Patrilineal women do not pass on inheritance to offspring taking fathers surnamemean do not pass on inheritance to offspringMatrilineal Kinships defined by cognatic principle of decentboth mf pass off membership to offspring at the same time Child will o Cognaticbelong to mothers and fathers group o traces back as far as decent goes o cognatic system allows for flexibilitykinship traces decent through one sex only it is called unilineal decentcan be maternal or paternal but use one sex to define kinshipunilineal decent systemo discrete easily tell where boundaries arewith cognatic no discrete with overlapping group membershipssocial group whose members traced decent from a known ancestor or ancestresslineagethrough demonstrated genealogical linksdecent group where members assert that they are related to a commonclanancestorancestress but cannot remember the exact connections involveddouble decent some societies utilize both systems of unilineal decent matpat for different purposes o ie Yako any kind of unmovable property is patrilineal inheritance movable p
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