Defining Genealogy

Tamura Jones, of Modern Software Experience fame, has examined the many, often divergent, definitions of genealogy. There are so many, in fact, that the highly comprehensible and erudite scholar has had to make two pages to discuss the matter in an atypically elegant way.

Part 1

Part 2

My own, incredibly ignorant, compared to the above, definitions were posted here, and have been superseded in full by the above links.