Behavioral and Brain Sciences 33 (5):401-402 (2010)

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What are the theoretical implications of a universal genealogy? After the demise of relativism in kinship studies, there is much to be gained by joining old formal-structural analysis of kinship to recent cognitive-evolutionary approaches. This commentary shows how the logic of kinship terminologies, specifically those of the Seneca-Iroquois, can be clarified by looking at the relationship between opposite-sex/same-sex sibling pairs
Keywords Kinship  Cognition  Anthropology
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DOI 10.1017/s0140525x10002025
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