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Reviewed By: General Anthropology Division
Thursday, November 15, 2012: 8:00 AM-11:45 AM

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This session would be of particular interest to:
Practicing and Applied Anthropologists, Teachers of Anthropology in Community Colleges, Students
Organizers:  Fadwa El Guindi (Qatar National Research Fund and Qatar National Research Fund) and Dwight W Read (University of California, Los Angeles)
Chairs:  Dwight W Read (University of California, Los Angeles)
8:15 AM
8:30 AM
Intermediate Perspectives - Theorizing the Interface Between Kinship Terminology and Practice
Patrick J Heady (Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology)
8:45 AM
9:15 AM
Three Circles of Kinship
Emmanuel Désveaux (Ecole des hautes Etudes en sciences sociales (Paris))
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
What Kinship Is Not -- Biology
Marshall D Sahlins (University of Chicago)
10:30 AM
Koko ~ Kaka In the American Indigenous Languages, the Amerind Hypothesis, and the Dravidian Kinship System
Alain P Matthey de l'Etang (Association d'Etudes Linguistiques et Anthropologiques Préhistoriques) and Pierre Bancel (Associationd'études linguistiques et anthropologiques préhistoriques)
10:45 AM
Kinship and Metaphors
Bojka Milicic (University of Utah)
11:00 AM
The Language of Kinship
Ian Keen (Australian National University)
11:15 AM
Crossing Prohibited Kinship Boundaries In Qatar: An Ethnographic Case
Fadwa El Guindi (Qatar National Research Fund and Qatar National Research Fund)
11:30 AM