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Hopi Social Order

David K. Jordan


  1. Introduction
  2. The Setting
  3. Households and Lineages
  4. Clans

  5. Phratries
  6. Division of Labor by Sex
  7. Marriage
  8. Chiefs

  9. Ceremonial Societies
  10. Cooperation & Conformity
  11. Childhood & Initiation
  12. Closing Observations

  13. Appendix: The Origin of Our World

I am most grateful to many students and colleagues who have offered comments and corrections on this essay over the years, and especially to Nancy Friedlander and the late Donald Tuzin for their thoughtful views and eagle-eyed proof-reading.

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