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matrilateral

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uterine

(ANTHROPOLOGY) a KINSHIP term referring to relation on the mother's side. The opposite is PATRILATERAL. A system which recognizes both lines in DESCENT is termed BILATERAL DESCENT.
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Cuando no existe variacion del sentido de las alianzas de generacion en generacion y la funcion [omega] es unilateral, por lo general la regla es matrilateral y la prima cruzada patrilateral esta prohibida, como lo presenta Weil cuando anade la condicion (C): "Todo hombre debe poder casarse con la hija del hermano de su madre" a las dos siguientes condiciones (A) y (B) siguientes:
The wife givers of man's father and their natal group, who may well be the same ratu as his wife if the favoured asymmetric pattern of matrilateral cross cousin marriage is reproduced, are similarly venerated and respected as the a pal(u) i ara ho i pata (my father's trunk and stem).
Matrilateral biases in the investment of aunts and uncles: A consequence and measure of paternity uncertainty.
Now we can see that Watut societies had perfectly good structures deriving from deep genealogy, matrilateral and affinal kin connections.
Quatriemement, le systeme de parente est bilateral, meme si, en realite, le reseau matrilateral domine (Yanigasako 1977).
These studies are in agreement that the black kinship system is bilateral but has a matrilateral focus.
It was during this period, Greene argues, that Anlo developed the characteristic pattern of matrilateral cross-cousin marriage which distinguished them from their neighbours but which also allowed the development of mutually exclusive clans of land-holders, a system which was later used and applied to `incomers'.
It should be added, finally, that an individual has a variety of important relations with a network of matrilateral and other close kin (Meggitt 1965a:124, 212).
Voyons maintenant le cote matrilateral des equations; MBS et MBD sont classifies comme des <<enfants>> ce qui est tout a fait orthodoxe si l'on suit les equations generalement admises, les enfants de l'oncle maternel etant ce qu'il est convenu d'appeler <<descendus>> d'une generation.
Leach, "The Structural Implications of Matrilateral Cross-Cousin Marriage", in Rethinking Anthropology, London School of Economics Monographs on Social Anthropology no.
However, the Ngaranyin practised matrilateral parallel cousin marriage which engenders a different complex of affinal relationships when compared with the Top End where rules do not identify preferred spouses.
Cette assimilation du connubium asymetrique au MCCM entretient, parmi les anthropologues qui etudient les Minangkabau de l'ouest de Sumatra, un debat sur la question de savoir si le systeme minangkabau constitue ou non un tel connubium etant donne qu'on y trouve une preference non seulement pour le mariage matrilateral des cousins croises, mais aussi pour le mariage patrilateral.