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Everyone in this world belong to a different groups and all these groups have some characteristics kinship its the relationship between all humans and we created this relationship with two basic groups Descent groups and Kindred groups Based on the biological definition of Kinship this described as a group of people who are related especially through marriage or blood ties Its also helps to define social relationships between and among people so as to maintain order in the society socially and culturally each one of us at some point of our life will have interdependence relations with others I believe Reciprocity is one of the thinks that we do in daily life and to me reciprocity means Give and Take or a repayment and this is important to us especially in this kind of relationships Anthropologists categorize rules of descent group as bilateral and Unilineal Unilineal kinship systems are matrilineal descent individuals belong to their mothers descent group Matrilineal descent includes the mothers brother who in some societies may pass along inheritance to the sisters children or succession to a sisters son With patrilineal descent individuals belong to their fathers descent group Descent Groups defined as any kin group whose members share a direct line of descent from a real historical or fictional mythic common ancestor and usually this group can consist of children of the same fathermother Descent group have many characteristics such as longevity and performance this will less longer because we tend to live with our families even if we leave we still connected to our family members by seeing them on holidays or family events like death or new born baby in the family will united the family members again for that specific occasion These groups also have boundaries and are very strong in term of respect and assigned a roll for each family member for instance where I used to live In Iraq I respect my
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