1. Many male age grade systems are associated with patrilineal kinship systems. 2. Ties of patrilineal kinship and marriage alliance bind the Akha within and between communities. 3. The Beti-Pahuin peoples organise themselves according to a series of patrilineal kinships. 4. Bali Adat may include values, norms and behavior in society based on patrilineal kinship systems. 5. They have a patrilineal kinship system. 6. Some scholars and commentators have attempted to reconcile these points by assuming that patrilineal kinship represents an innovation. 7. A widespread belief that Basque society was originally matriarchal is at odds with the current, clearly patrilineal kinship system and inheritance structures. 8. Each gens had a hereditary chief, through the male lines, as the tribe had a patrilineal kinship system of descent and inheritance. 9. The Urapmin kinship system is cognatic; in general the western Min groups have bilateral kinship systems, while the eastern Min groups have patrilineal kinship systems. 10. In contrast, the Tanoan-speaking Pueblos ( other than Jemez ) have a patrilineal kinship system, with children considered born into their father's clan.