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On The Structure of Greek Tribal Society: An Essay   By: (1867-1946)

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ON THE STRUCTURE

OF

GREEK TRIBAL SOCIETY

AN ESSAY

by

Hugh E. Seebohm

London

MacMillan And Co.

And New York

1895.

CONTENTS

Preface Chapter I. Introductory. Chapter II. The Meaning Of The Bond Of Kinship. § 1. The Duty Of Maintenance Of Parents During Life, And After Death At Their Tomb. § 2. The Duty Of Providing Male Succession. § 3. The Position Of The Widow Without Child And The Duties Of An Only Daughter. § 4. Succession Through A Married Daughter: Growth Of Adoption: Introduction Of New Member To Kinsmen. § 5. The Liability For Bloodshed. Chapter III. The Extent Of The Bond Of Kinship. § 1. Degrees Of Blood Relationship; The {~GREEK CAPITAL LETTER ALPHA WITH PSILI~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER GAMMA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER CHI~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER IOTA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER SIGMA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER TAU~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER EPSILON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER IOTA WITH OXIA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER ALPHA~}. § 2. Limitations In Respect Of Succession Outside The Direct Line Of Descent. § 3. Division Amongst Heirs. § 4. Qualifications For The Recognition Of Tribal Blood. § 5. Limitations Of Liability For Bloodshed. Chapter IV. The Relation Of The Family To The Land. § 1. The {~GREEK CAPITAL LETTER KAPPA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER LAMDA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER ETA WITH PERISPOMENI~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER RHO~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER OMICRON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER FINAL SIGMA~} And Its Form. § 2. The Relation Of The {~GREEK CAPITAL LETTER KAPPA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER LAMDA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER ETA WITH PERISPOMENI~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER RHO~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER OMICRON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER FINAL SIGMA~} To The {~GREEK CAPITAL LETTER OMICRON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER IOTA WITH PSILI AND PERISPOMENI~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER KAPPA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER OMICRON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER FINAL SIGMA~}. § 3. The Householder In India: The Guest. § 4. Tenure Of Land In Homer: The {~GREEK CAPITAL LETTER KAPPA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER LAMDA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER ETA WITH PERISPOMENI~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER RHO~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER OMICRON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER FINAL SIGMA~} And The {~GREEK CAPITAL LETTER TAU~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER EPSILON WITH OXIA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER MU~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER EPSILON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER NU~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER OMICRON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER FINAL SIGMA~}. § 5. Early Evidence continued : The {~GREEK CAPITAL LETTER KAPPA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER LAMDA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER ETA WITH PERISPOMENI~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER RHO~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER OMICRON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER FINAL SIGMA~} And The Maintenance Of The {~GREEK SMALL LETTER OMICRON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER IOTA WITH PSILI AND PERISPOMENI~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER KAPPA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER OMICRON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER FINAL SIGMA~}. § 6. Early Evidence continued : The {~GREEK CAPITAL LETTER TAU~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER EPSILON WITH OXIA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER MU~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER EPSILON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER NU~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER OMICRON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER FINAL SIGMA~} And The Maintenance Of The Chieftain. § 7. Summary Of The Early Evidence. § 8. Hesiod And His {~GREEK CAPITAL LETTER KAPPA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER LAMDA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER ETA WITH OXIA~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER RHO~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER OMICRON~}{~GREEK SMALL LETTER FINAL SIGMA~}. § 9. Survivals Of Family Land In Later Times. § 10. The Idea Of Family Land Applied Also To Leasehold And Semi Servile Tenure. Chapter V. Conclusion. Index. Footnotes

PREFACE

These notes, brief as they are, owe more than can be told to my father's researches into the structure and methods of the Tribal System. They owe their existence to his inspiration and encouragement... Continue reading book >>




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