The Establishment of Identity in a Social Nexus: The Special Case of Initiation Ceremonies and Their Relation to Value and Legal Systems
Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009
1964 American Anthropological Association
Volume 66, Issue 3, pages 529–552, June 1964
How to Cite
COHEN, Y. A. (1964), The Establishment of Identity in a Social Nexus: The Special Case of Initiation Ceremonies and Their Relation to Value and Legal Systems. American Anthropologist, 66: 529–552. doi: 10.1525/aa.1964.66.3.02a00020
- Issue published online: 28 OCT 2009
- Article first published online: 28 OCT 2009
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