Ritual Kinship, Volume II
Ideological and Structural Integration of the Compadrazgo System in Rural Tlaxcala
Hugo Gino Nutini


This sequel to the first volume of Ritual Kinship (Princeton, 1980) completes a comprehensive account of one of the most pervasive and significant of Latin American institutions. Volume II examines the permanent dimensions of the compadrazgo system and its role in the organization of local society.

First published in 1984.