McLennan could see that Fison had doubts about Morgan's theory--'Mr Fison (who does not quite believe in the consanguine
family)' -and he made the valid point that his data were not particularly supportive of the thesis on the development of kinship (McLennan 1881 : 585).
The chance of genetic diseases increases with each consanguine
marriage between defective gene carriers.
Novel COL4A4 splice defect and in-frame deletion in a large consanguine
family as a genetic link between benign familial haematuria and autosomal Alport syndrome.
169) Yet, if they "side[d]"170 with their consanguine
in the divorce, they should be equally intent on disinheriting their former affine.
In contrast to Western European norms valuing affinal relatedness, Sudarska (1981) elaborated the Africanist thesis in arguing that African families traditionally have been organized around consanguine
The juwadis of one khal almost always belonged to one locality and many of them were affine or consanguine
kin, thus it seemed to reinforce kinship/locality ties over purely occupational ties.