Essays Tagged: "Edmund Leach"

Causes and Consequences of Marital Breakdown

family to the requirements of the economic system has placed a strain on the marital relationship". Edmund Leach 3(1967) states that if a family is overwhelmed by emotions, it can disturb the relation ...

(4 pages) 0 0 0.0 Mar/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Outline and discuss the problems which anthropologists confront when trying to devise a universal definition of 'religion'

5). The functionalist approach also fails to be a universal one, as the tense social situation that Edmund Leach observes in the Kachin way of life proves. The Kachin of Burma, are a society that wors ...

(8 pages) 32 0 5.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology