The social organization of the Nama Hottentots of
Published in: American anthropologist, n.s. -- Vol. 27, no.
American anthropologist, n.s. -- Vol. 27, no.
Menasha: American Anthropological Association,
1925. 1-24 p.
By line: A. Winifred Hoernlé
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Linguistic identification (197);
Traditional history (173);
Community structure (621);
Real property (423);
Tribe and nation (619);
Settlement patterns (361);
Kinship terminology (601);
Avuncular and nepotic relatives (604);
Kin relationships (602);
Regulation of marriage (582);
Acculturation and culture contact (177);
Sociocultural trends (178);
This article describes Nama Hottentot social
organization. Data are given on the tribes and sibs, and a listing of the
kinship terms is included with some discussion of interpersonal relationships as
they relate to this terminology.
Document ID: fx13-004
James Leary ;
Khoisan (African people)