ANT111Exam 3 ReviewSheet

ANT111Exam 3 ReviewSheet - obliged to marry his...

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Dowry property or money brought by a bride to her husbandon their marriage. avunculocal when bride and groom live with groom's older brother. Bigamy the act of going through a marriage ceremony while already married to another person. Polyandry when a woman has more than one husband gentior a person's biological father. Kinship current relationship of relatives unilineal decent a decent system in which you are connected to only either your mother's or father's Polygamy the practice or custom of having more than one wifeor husband at the same time. Sororate when a woman may be obliged to marry her sister's widower. Levirate a custom of the ancient Hebrews and other peoples by which a man may be
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Unformatted text preview: obliged to marry his brother'swidow affines relative by marriage Decent relationships from one generation to another Exogamy the custom of marrying only within the limits of a local community, clan, or tribe consanguinity related by a common ancestor Brideservice Bride's family pays grooms family neolocal when the bride and groom live away form both their families Endogamy the custom of marrying only within the limits of a local community, clan, or tribe Polygyny when a man has more than one wife pater a person's legal father. Bridewealth is made by or on behalf of a prospective husband to the bride's family...
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This note was uploaded on 01/13/2012 for the course ANT 111 taught by Professor R during the Spring '08 term at Syracuse.

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