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After Kinship by Janet Carsten
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Studies of gender and “symbolic aspects of the person” 20 came to the fore, often with the aim, legitimated by Schneider’s work on kinship, of detaching cultural meanings from natural givens and showing how, in Europe and North America, nature is produced rather than given or discovered. Browse Study Documents Lecture notes, book summaries and practice exams for your course.
What is the impact on anthropology of recent studies of reproductive technologies, gender, and the social construction of science in the West?
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Julia rated it did not like it Oct 23, After Kinship Anthony T. Angstboy rated it it was amazing Jul 03, Carsyen Carsten gives an approachable view of the past, present, and future of kinship in anthropology, which will be of interest not just to anthropologists but to social scientists generally.
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What does this imply about the comparison of kinship institutions cross-culturally? Verwantschap en Sociale Netwerken Year of study: This innovative book takes a fresh look at the anthropology of kinship and the comparative study of relatedness. What is the impact of recent studies of reproductive technologies, of gender, and of the social construction of science in the West?
Claudine Burton-Jeangros No preview available – Kinship has historically been central to the discipline of anthropology but what sort of future does it have? However, as Carsten observes, gender and personhood are intimately bound up with “marriage, family structures, procreation beliefs, [and] inheritance” 20all aspects of kinship.