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Ancestors and relatives genealogy, identity and community

Author
Zerubavel, Eviatar.
Title
Ancestors and relatives [electronic resource] : genealogy, identity and community / Eviatar Zerubavel.
Format
E-Book
Published
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2012.
Description
xii, 226 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
URL
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Notes
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Available on campus and off campus with authorized login.
Contents
  • The genealogical imagination
  • Ancestry and descent
  • Lineage
  • Pedigree
  • Origins
  • Co-descent
  • Kinship
  • Community and identity
  • Nature and culture
  • Blood
  • Nature or culture?
  • The rules of genealogical lineation
  • The rules of genealogical delineation
  • The politics of descent
  • Stretching
  • Cutting and pasting
  • Clipping
  • Braiding
  • Lumping
  • Marginalizing
  • Splitting
  • Pruning
  • The genealogy of the future
  • Genealogical engineering
  • Integration
  • Segregation
  • Extinction
  • The future of genealogy.
Subject headings
Genealogy--Social aspects.
Genealogy--Psychological aspects.
Genealogy--Political aspects.
Families.
Kinship.
Heredity.
Genre heading
Electronic books.
ISBN
9780199773954 (cloth : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
Location
World Wide Web
Library
Columbus - University Library of Columbus
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World Wide Web
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Indpls - IUPUI University Library
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World Wide Web
Library
Kokomo Library
Location
World Wide Web
Library
Northwest Library (Gary)
Location
World Wide Web
Library
East Library - Richmond
Location
World Wide Web
Library
South Bend - Schurz Library
Location
World Wide Web
Library
Southeast Library - New Albany
Location
World Wide Web