This book was originally an ethnographic study conducted by Anne de Hauteclocque in 1962 on the social institution of the Ede people, with particular emphasis on explaining the binding between components. populated in a maternal right society. Her work is impressive in terms of investigation and statistics, as well as a thorough reference to customary law files, so that from actual data reconstructing the model of establishing internal relations in the maternal society of the Ede people in Dak Lak. The purpose of this study is, through the activities of a village, studying the social and family organization of the Ede people. It can be considered as the most basic research work so far on the Ede society, a model society that is both typical and unique.