Chinese Kinship System. Second Printing


FENG, Han-yi [Feng Han-chi]. The Chinese Kinship System. Harvard Yenching Institute Studies XXII. Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press,1967. Second Printing. Pp (6),1-135,(3). 8vo, grey card covers, green lett ering to front cover and spine. Contents : Introduction; Principles of Terminological Composition (Nuclear Terms; Basic Modifiers; Terminological Composition; Referential Modifiers; Vocative Terms; Supernumerary Terms); Structural Principles and Terminological Categories (Lineal and Collateral Differentiation; Generation Stratification; Categories; Reciprocity); Factors Affecting the System; The Sib: Decent and Exogamy; Mourning Grades; Cross-cousin Marriage; Sororate; Levirate; Teknonymy); Historical Review of Terms (Consanguineal Relatives:; Relatives through father — Table I; Relatives through mother — Table II; Affinal Relatives; Relatives through wife — Table III; Relatives through husband — Table IV); Conclusions. Spine and margins browned, inkstamp, else very good. 25.00

Title: Chinese Kinship System. Second Printing

Author Name: FENG, Han-yi [Feng Han-chi] Harvard Yenching Institute Studies XXII

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1967,:

Seller ID: 110541

Keywords: CHINA ETHNOLOGY ANTHROPOLOGY KINSHIP CHINESE HISTORY COSANGUINITY FAMILIES,