—-which they never are in actuality—-variations of personality would still be possible. For example, two young
women might have the same experiences of (1) having a baby, (2) graduating from college, and (3) getting married.
But the effect of sequence (1), (2), (3) upon personality development would be quite different than that of sequence
(2), (3), (1).
It is through the medium of folklores- that the culture of a primitive
society is transmitted from one
generation to another.
In various primitive folklore of India it has been shown how a man depends on plants, animals tree and birds etc.
is a general term for the many types of narrative literature found in the oral
traditions of the
Folktales are used for different types of stories including: fairy tales, ghost stories, parables, fables, myths and
One of the chief specialties of primitive art is that it is not for the sake of art, but for life
. For example--
Most primitive art-products are the necessary articles of daily life.
Until modern times, marriage was rarely a matter of free choice
. In Western civilization, love between
spouses has come to be associated with marriage.
However, romantic love has not been a primary motive for matrimony in most eras, and the person whom it is
considered permissible to marry has historically been carefully regulated by most societies.
In anthropology, residence
is the location chosen by a couple as their postnuptial domicile.
In primitive societies, such residence choices frequently follow rules; and, in social systems of wide kinship ties, a
new place of residence after marriage signifies the potential severance of old alignmentsand the establishment of
The only universally
recognized form of marriage that is acceptable in all societies is strict
marriage between two people.
Only 20% of the world’s societies are considered strictly monogamous, in which a person is married once in his or
, in which a man has more than one wife, occurs in several cultures. The Muslim countries of
the Middle East, Asia and North Africa often have such marriages. Muslim men are allowed by law to
have up to four
Polygamy is usually only used by men who are wealthy enough to support more than one wife.