Title Crow-Omaha : new light on a classic problem of kinship analysis / Thomas R. Trautmann and Peter M. Whiteley, editors
Imprint Tucson : University of Arizona Press, c2012
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  E99.C92 C77 2012    AVAILABLE    30520020770146
Descript x, 348 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Series Amerind studies in anthropology
Amerind studies in anthropology
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-334) and indexes
A classic problem / Thomas R. Trautmann and Peter M. Whiteley -- Crow-Omaha in theory -- Crossness and Crow-Omaha / Thomas R. Trautmann -- Tetradic theory and Omaha systems / Nicholas J. Allen -- North America -- Omaha and "Omaha" / R.H. Barnes -- Crow-Omaha kinship in North America : a Puebloan perspective / Peter M. Whiteley -- Phylogenetic analysis of sociocultural data : indentifying transformation vectors for kinship systems / Ward C. Wheeler, Peter M. Whiteley, and Theodore Powers -- Africa -- A tetradic starting point for skewing? : marriage as a generational contract : reflections on sister-exchange in Africa / Wendy James -- Crow- (and Omaha-) type kinship terminology : the Fanti case / David B. Kronenfeld -- Deep-time historical contexts of Crow and Omaha systems ; perspectives from Africa / Christopher Ehret -- South America -- The making and unmaking of "Crow-Omaha" kinship in central Brazil(ian ethnology) / Marcela Coelho de Souza -- Schemes of kinship relations and the construction of social categories among the Mebêngôkrê Kayapo´ / Terence Turner -- Australia -- Omaha skewing in Australia : overlays, dynamism, and change / Patrick McConvell -- "Horizontal" and "vertical" skewing : similar objectives, two solutions? / Laurent Dousset -- Afterword -- Crow-Omaha, in thickness and in thin / Thomas R. Trautmann and Peter M. Whiteley
Subject Crow Indians -- Kinship
Omaha Indians -- Kinship
Crow Indians -- Social networks
Omaha Indians -- Social networks
Kinship -- Great Plains -- History
Social structure -- Great Plains -- History
Social evolution -- Great Plains -- History
Alt Author Trautmann, Thomas R
Whiteley, Peter M