Kinship Organisations and Group Marriage in Australia eBook

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 171 pages of information about Kinship Organisations and Group Marriage in Australia.

Choo as prefix, 80

“Classes, intermarrying,” 30
  and phratries, 51, 72, 87
  and totems, 89
  later than phratries, 71
  list of, 42 sq.
  names, borrowing of, 75 sq.
  meaning of, 82

Class organisations, 37 sq.; Map II, 40
  effect of, 86
  origin of, 100

Classificatory terms of relationship, 93

Conception, theories of, 12, 23

“Consanguinity,” 3 sq.

Consent of husband, 131, 138, 146

Contrasts in phratry names, 54, 56, 68

“Couple,” 30

Cousin marriage, 70

Crow phratry, 53

Cunow, H., 86, 91

=Dalebura= classes, 44

=Darkinung= classes, 42 n.

Deeroyn, 82

Degeneration and incest, 113

Descent, rule of, 11, 12 sq.; Map I, 40
  change of, 15, 16

Descriptive terms of relationship, 93

“Determinant spouse,” 30

=Dieri= betrothal, 22
  marriage rules, 97
  phratries, 49
  wife lending, 143

Dippa-malli, 133

=Dippil= classes, 43, 51
  phratries, 43, III b, 51

“Direct descent,” 30

Dirrawong, 82

Durkheim, E., 69, 87, 90

Durween, 82

Eaglehawk, 54
  and crow, 53, 59
  phratries, 67

Eanda, 10

Earl, G.W., 36

Economic conditions and rule of descent, 27

Egor as feminine suffix, 49

Eight-class names, centre of origin, 78
  percentages of resemblance and difference, 77, 78
  system, 76
  tribe in Queensland, 97

Elder and younger, meaning of, 98
  brother, authority, 100

Elopement, 20, 144

Eranta, 82

=Euahlayi= classes 42, 51
  phratries, 42 e, 50, 51, 54

Exchange of wives, 143

Exogamy, 6, 30
  origin of, 63

Family, 1 types of, 8

Father and son, conflict of, 17

Father and daughter marriage, 114

Father right, see Patriliny

Female descent, see Matriliny

Females, property vested in, 26

Feminine class names, 80

Fison, L., on group marriage, 127

Folktales, stock of, 57

Four-class area, 73
  and eight-class systems, results compared, 97

Frazer, J.G., 69
  on totemism, 12

Free love, 106, 129

Free union, 106

Gason, S., 13

Game, 106

Gan as feminine termination, 43

=Geawegal classes=, 42
  wife lending, 142

=Geebera= phratries, 49

Generation, marriage within, 99

=Gnalluma= classes, 47, 48

=Gnamo= classes, 47, 48

=Gnanji= classes, Table I a, 47
  phratries, 47

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