Marshall Sahlins, What Kinship Is–And Is Not (Review)

In this book, Marshall Sahlins expands on his recent two-part article in theĀ Journal of the Royal Anthropological InstituteĀ on the nature of kinship and his reply to critics. As a work of theoretical argument, it stands out in anthropology for two main reasons. First, it is an extended essay rather than a monograph, which is relatively […]