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The format of the book has been changed to include both key concepts and key terms that appear throughout the text. David Schnieder's cultural analysis of American kinship has proven equally influential. [17] Schneider demonstrated that the American folk-cultural emphasis on "blood connections" had an undue influence on anthropological kinship theories, and that kinship is not a biological characteristic but a cultural relationship established on very different terms in different societies. [18] In the late 1980s and 1990s authors such as and James Clifford pondered ethnographic authority, in particular how and why anthropological knowledge was possible and authoritative.

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Publisher: Thames & Hudson; Paper edition edition (September 1997)

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