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Kinship and social organisation [electronic resource] / by W.H.R. Rivers
Bib ID 6499456
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Rivers, W. H. R. (William Halse Rivers), 1864-1922
 
Online Access
Printer (Letchworth : Garden City Press Ltd.)
Description London : Constable & Co., 1914 
1 online resource ([3], v-vii, [1], 96, [7] p.) : ill. 
Series

Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO): Women: Transnational Networks.

Notes

"These lectures were delivered at the London School of Economics in May of the present year. They are largely based on experience gained in the work of the Percy Sladen Trust Expedition to Melanesia of 1908, and give a simplified record of social conditions which will be described in detail in the full account of the work of that expedition."--P. vii, 2nd count.

Includes index.

Advertising: [7] p., 3rd count.

Reproduction of the original from the New York Public Library.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Consanguinity.  |  Marriage.  |  Primitive societies.  |  Ethnology -- Melanesia.
Other authors/contributors Reeves, W. Pember

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