HDFS 311 Chapter 2.docx - HDFS 311 Chapter 2 Vocab THE ORIGINS OF FAMILT AND KINSHIP Hunter Gathers People who wander through forests or over plains in

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HDFS 311 Chapter 2 Vocab THE ORIGINS OF FAMILT AND KINSHIP Hunter Gathers – People who wander through forests or over plains in small bands, hunting animals and gathering edible plants Lineage- Form of kinship group in which descent is traced through either the father’s or the mothers line Patrilineage – A kinship group in which descent is through the father’s line Matrilineage – A kinship group in which descent is through the mother’s line Conjugal Family – A kinship group comprising husband, wife, and children Extended Family – A kinship group comprising the conjugal family plus any other relatives present in household, such as a grandparent or uncle Polygyny – A form of polygyny in which a man is allowed to have more than one wife Polyandry – A form of polygyny in which a woman is allowed to have more than one husband American Indian – Name used for a subset of all Native Americans, namely, those who
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