Kinship systems in Foraging and Horticultural based societies provide support for people in all stages of their life. Address the following in a two- to three-page paper:
a. Identify and describe the kinship system of the cultures listed below. These culture are found in Chapters 3 and 4 of Cultural Anthropology.
b. Briefly describe the culture and identify three specific examples of how the kinship system of the chosen culture impacts the way this culture behaves (i.e. thinks, acts, lives).
c. Compare this to your own society. Does kinship impact these same behaviors in your own life? Why or why not?
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Nowak, B., & Laird, P. (2010). Cultural Anthropology. San Diego, CA: Bridge point Education.