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Family
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As a subject of cultural research, kinship is (1) a conceptual classification system for defining social relationships, which draws its terminology from the semantic field of biological reproduction, …

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Bernhard Jussen, “Family”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages. Consulted online on 21 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_bema_SIM_033722>
First published online: 2016



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