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The fragment on the patriarchal theory, edited and completed by McLennan's brother Donald, who had helped in its composition, was published in , under the title 'The Patriarchal Theory, based on the Papers of the late John Ferguson McLennan,' London, 8vo. The patriarchal theory; based on the papers of the late John Ferguson McLennan. (London, Macmillan and co., ), by John Ferguson McLennan and Donald McLennan (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) The family monitor, or a help to domestic happiness. The work of the major matriarchal theorists, J. J. Bachofen, J. F. McLennan, John Lubbock, and L. H. Morgan, often seen as triumphalist accounts of the transition from matriarchy to patriarchy, was beset by tensions about gender, power, and temporality, caught between evolutionary meliorism and nostalgia, between a defence of patriarchy and Author: Reid, Julia. Online Library of Liberty. A collection of scholarly works about individual liberty and free markets. A project of Liberty Fund, Inc. Sir Henry Sumner Maine, Ancient Law, its connection with the early history of society and its relation to modern ideas .
The classificatory system—The author's theory is the opposite of Mr. Morgan's, of original brother and sister marriage—That theory is based on Malayan terms of relationship—Nephew, niece, and cousin, all named 'sons and daughters'—This fact of nomenclature used as an argument for promiscuity—The author's theory—The names for. This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. The Patriarchal Theory, a criticism of this theory is based on the papers of Mr. McLennan and edited by his brother.  Prof. Giraud-Teulon’s La Mère chez certains Peuples de l’Antiquité is founded on the introduction to Das Mutterrecht. This is a facsimile or image-based PDF made from scans of the original book. MARC Record: KB: MAchine-Readable Cataloging record. Kindle: KB: This is an E-book formatted for Amazon Kindle devices. EBook PDF: KB: This text-based PDF or EBook was created from the HTML version of this book and is part of the Portable Library of.
J. McLennan, The Patriarchal Theory. Based on the Papers of the Late J. F. McLennan Edited and Completed by Donald McLennan, Macmillan, London, , p. Based on the Papers of the Late J. F. McLennan Edited and Completed by Donald McLennan, Macmillan, London, , p. sources) the so-called "matriarchal" theory of prehistoric "society" (L. Morgan, J. F. McLennan), the author undauntedly asserts that as early as the disruption of the Indo-Europeans the patriarchal system had already existed. Regarding marriage patterns, he claims that the passages of the Primary Chronicle on the primitive sexual habits. touched upon in the book a reasonable number of titles of the more recent and valuable treatises dealing with such topics. All references in the body of the book to works listed in the Bibliography are by number and page. Thus: 6. 26 means that the quotation is from, or the opinion is derived from, _Bachofen, J. Such writers as Sir Henry Maine, Edward Tylor, J. F. McLennan, Lewis H. Morgan, Friedrich Engels, Sir James Frazer, E. Westermarck, and Robert Briffault carried forward the debate on origins, and, although their theories were highly speculative, they encompassed a wide range of cases and paid particular attention to historical sources. Despite.