Subsection Systems

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Skin Group - The Subsection System
... Subsection system' is the technical term from anthropology for a social structure found in many Australian Aboriginal societies, particularly those in the centre ... Subsection systems divide all of society into a number of groups, each of which combines particular sets of kin ... Each subsection is given a name that can be used to refer to individual members of that group ...

Famous quotes containing the word systems:

    Our little systems have their day;
    They have their day and cease to be:
    They are but broken lights of thee,
    And thou, O Lord, art more than they.
    Alfred Tennyson (1809–1892)