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Ch.8PoliticalSystem - 1 Types and Trends Band small kin...

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1 Types and Trends: Band: small kin based group among foragers Tribe: economy based on non intensive food production (horticulturist and pastoralists) Chiefdom: intermediate form between tribe and state State: formal government Foraging Bands: ➣the inuit of the Arctic ➣good example of conflict resolution ➣lack formal law but had methods for social control ➣main social unit: nuclear family ➣men hunt and fish, can have multiple wives ➣men gain prestige and source of envy ➣wronged man has 2 options -murder (brings retaliation) -song battle (wife might not return) Tribal Cultivators: ➣include horticulturalist and pastoralist
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