Honour, family, and patronage refer to the fundamental values and institutions of a traditional community of Sarakatsani shepherds in the Greek mountains. The community comprises six hundred mutually antagonistic and competing families whose members accept few moral obligations beyond the immediate family and a restricted circle of kin.
"Excellent text for the study of kinship."--Elisha Renne, New York University "Excellent text for the study of kinship."--Elisha Renne, New York University
Number Of Pages: 416
Published: 1st January 1996
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.72 x 14.2 x 2.59
Weight (kg): 0.36