Names are Thicker than Blood

Kinship and Ownership amongst the Iatmul
Author(s): 
Moutu, Andrew
ISBN: 
9780197264454
Date published: 
January 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£60.00

This is an ethnographic study of kinship and the nature and behaviour of ownership amongst the much-studied Sepik River Iatmul people. Written from the viewpoint of a Melanesian scholar, this book seeks to re-think anthropology's central assumptions about social relations.