Cousin Marriages: Between Tradition, Genetic Risk and Cultural Change
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Cousin Marriages: Between Tradition, Genetic Risk and Cultural Change

Juxtaposing contributions from geneticists and anthropologists, this volume provides a contemporary overview of cousin marriage and what is happening at the interface of public policy, the management of genetic risk and changing cultural practices in the Middle East and in multi-ethnic Europe. It offers a cross-cultural exploration of practices of cousin marriage in the light of new genetic understanding of consanguineous marriage an...