opposition can be summed up by the expression "I against my brother; my brother and me against our cousin; my lineage against a related lineage; my tribe against a neighbouring tribe" and so on up the hierarchy.
Aside from the four core groups, a second category includes peripheral Muslim peripheral societies that have segmentary
lineage systems of the present or distant past who are not the targets of U.
Sabah's societies are bilateral, and do not have segmentary
Whatever part was played by Moses in selecting leaders and assigning them duties, it is clear that, in the long run, the situation is something less like a top-down bureaucracy than a segmentary
, clan-based society in which the political representatives exercise power over their kinsmen by virtue of their leadership qualities and position within the clans.
Analysis of pulmonary hydatidosis according to their segmentary
Roentgenographic parameters included posterior and anterior segments of interbody intervals before and after operation, as well as flexion-extension difference of the segmentary
angle at a level of surgical intervention.
In this context, Andre Beitelle aptly remarks that Bailey is perhaps the only anthropologist working in the Indian field who has tried to characterize 'tribes' in terms of segmentary
principles, but what Bailey is interested in is the contrast between 'tribe' and 'caste' (14) rather than between 'tribe' and peasant.
There is no opposition between the central and the segmentary
Pre-colonial society was essentially acephalous and the stories express the memory of this autochtonous form of segmentary
Kinship in an Urban Society: The Hmong of St.
The Significance of the Course Events Take in Segmentary
But tribes are often used as a generic for any pre-state social organization whether they are segmentary
lineages, political units, linguistic units, or geographic units.