The object of this research is to develop an analysis of the concepts which constitute the kinship theory. These concepts have their origin either in the folk culture of the anthropologist or in anthropological theory or in ethnographic activity. This objective has a context of reference: on the one hand the research on the critical review of kinship theory. This research is itself a step on an investigation about the organization of procreation. On the other hand it also refered to a line of work on problems of theory building in anthropology.
|Effective start/end date||2/08/91 → 2/08/93|