The Resource Ancient society or, Researches in the lines of human progress from savagery through barbarism to civilization, by Lewis H. Morgan

Ancient society or, Researches in the lines of human progress from savagery through barbarism to civilization, by Lewis H. Morgan

Label
Ancient society or, Researches in the lines of human progress from savagery through barbarism to civilization
Title
Ancient society or, Researches in the lines of human progress from savagery through barbarism to civilization
Statement of responsibility
by Lewis H. Morgan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also available electronically at Internet Archive: http://www.archive.org/details/texts
Cataloging source
VDU
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1818-1881
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Morgan, Lewis H.
Dewey number
306
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Fison, Lorimer
  • Political anthropology
  • Social evolution
  • Social structure
Label
Ancient society or, Researches in the lines of human progress from savagery through barbarism to civilization, by Lewis H. Morgan
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/r000002837008.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Part II : Ch. 1: Organization of society upon the basis of sex (p. 47-60) : Australian classes -- Organized upon sex -- Archaic character of the organization -- Australian gentes -- The eight classes -- Rule of marriage -- Descent in the female line -- Stupendous conjugal system -- Two male and two female classes in each gens -- Innovations upon the classes -- Gens still rudimentary
Control code
000002837008
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvi, 570 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Rhys Maengwyn Jones collection
Label
Ancient society or, Researches in the lines of human progress from savagery through barbarism to civilization, by Lewis H. Morgan
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/r000002837008.pdf
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Part II : Ch. 1: Organization of society upon the basis of sex (p. 47-60) : Australian classes -- Organized upon sex -- Archaic character of the organization -- Australian gentes -- The eight classes -- Rule of marriage -- Descent in the female line -- Stupendous conjugal system -- Two male and two female classes in each gens -- Innovations upon the classes -- Gens still rudimentary
Control code
000002837008
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvi, 570 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Rhys Maengwyn Jones collection

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