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Lineal kinship organization in cross-specific perspective.

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I draw on insights from anthropology to outline a framework for the study of kinship systems that applies across animal species with biparental sexual reproduction. In particular, I define lineal kinship organization as a social system that emphasizes interactions among lineally related kin-that is, individuals related through females only, if the emphasis is towards matrilineal kin, and individuals related through males only, if the emphasis is towards patrilineal kin. In a given population,...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1098/rstb.2019.0005

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SAME
Sub department:
Social & Cultural Anthropology
Oxford college:
Magdalen College
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-8546-9497
Publisher:
Royal Society
Journal:
Philosophical Transactions B: Biological Sciences More from this journal
Volume:
374
Issue:
1780
Article number:
20190005
Publication date:
2019-07-15
Acceptance date:
2019-05-25
DOI:
EISSN:
1471-2970
ISSN:
0962-8436
Pmid:
31303167
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:1014730
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uuid:f964bf79-5661-4550-b2c5-ae559ef603e6
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pubs:1014730
Source identifiers:
1014730
Deposit date:
2019-08-26

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