Annotation: Barth, Frederik. 1966. Models of Social Organization.

Barth, Frederik. 1966. Models of Social Organization. Glasgow: Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland. Barth critiques anthropology's focus on the static concept of status, and instead suggests the "need to understand the nature of the interconnection between the statuses," and to look into the "transactional nature of interpersonal relations" (3). Drawing form the … Continue reading Annotation: Barth, Frederik. 1966. Models of Social Organization.