Anthropology: Kinship & Community

  • Women's Best Friendships: Beyond Betty, Veronica, Thelma, and Louise book cover

    Women's Best Friendships

    Beyond Betty, Veronica, Thelma, and Louise, 1st Edition

    By Patricia Rind

    Explore the distinct relationships of close female friends!Women’s Best Friendships: Beyond Betty, Veronica, Thelma, and Louise gives new and comprehensive insight into the complex world of women’s closest friendships. Recent studies have shown that women place enormous value on best friendships…

    Paperback – 2002-07-02

  • Kinship and Continuity: Pakistani Families in Britain book cover

    Kinship and Continuity

    Pakistani Families in Britain, 1st Edition

    By Alison Shaw

    Kinship and Continuity is a vivid ethnographic account of the development of the Pakistani presence in Oxford, from after World War II to the present day. Alison Shaw addresses the dynamics of migration, patterns of residence and kinship, ideas about health and illness, and notions of political and…

    Paperback – 2000-09-20

  • Gender, Kinship and Power: A Comparative and Interdisciplinary History book cover

    Gender, Kinship and Power

    A Comparative and Interdisciplinary History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Jo Maynes, Ann Waltner, Birgitte Soland, Ulrike Strasser

    Through twenty engaging essays exploring cultures ranging from ancient Judaic civilization to contemporary Brazil, Gender, Kinship and Power places important contemporary issues related to kinship--such as parental responsibility and female-headed households--in their proper comparative and…

    Paperback – 1995-12-12

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