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exogamy

Definition of Exogamy

(noun) The practice of marrying outside a specific group such as a clan or tribe, as determined by choice, custom, or law.

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ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “exogamy.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved August 24, 2019 (https://sociologydictionary.org/exogamy/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

exogamy. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/exogamy/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “exogamy.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed August 24, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/exogamy/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“exogamy.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 24 Aug. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/exogamy/>.