ANTHROPOLOGY EXAM 3 STUDY GUIDE

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  1. Kinship:  Consanguineal
    Related by blood
  2. Kinship:  Affinal
    Related by marriage
  3. Kinship:  Fictive
    Not blood, adopted children
  4. Kinship:  Levirate
    man marries widow of deceased brother
  5. kinship:  sororate
    wife dies, her sister takes place as wife
  6. Monogamy:
    one spouce
  7. Polygamy
    many spouse
  8. polygyny
    man with more than 1 wife
  9. polyandry
    wife with more than one husband
  10. Kaluli
    arranged marriage, patrilocal (wife with male and strangers),
  11. basseri
    husband and wife live in independent tents, bridewealth, inheritance to son, land to daughters
  12. minangkabau
    marriage traced via wife lines, children belong to wife, husband stays as guest.
  13. samoan
    extended household, no parallel marriage, cross cousins are married, Matrilocal - couple lives with wife's family
  14. Patrilocal
    wife with male and strangers
  15. Matrilocal
    male with female and strangers
  16. Unillineal descent
    members of a descent group is based on links through either the matrernal line or the paternal line, but not both,
  17. corporate descent
    permanent kinship groups that have an existence beyond the individuals who are members at any given time
  18. patrilineal descent
    affiliates a person to kin of both sexes related through males only
  19. matrilineal descent
    affiliates a person to kin of both sexes related through females only
  20. Monogamy
    having one spouce at a time - most common due to economic reasons
  21. polygamy
    having more than one partner
  22. polygyny
    permitting a man to have more than one wife
  23. polyandry
    2+ husbands
  24. pathic marriage
    gay marriage
  25. arranged marriages
    self explainatory
  26. anthropologyists have two reasons for why people marry
    • 1. materialism:  marry for resources
    • 2. idealistic: to be with each other
  27. bridewealth
    transfer of goods to bride's family
  28. dowry
    transfer of goods to groom's family
  29. bride-service
    a man must work for the wife's family either before or after the marriage.

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