Polyandry, or the practice of taking multiple husbandsEsther Inglis-Arkell7/12/12 2:20pm117EditPromoteGo to permalinkMost of us know about traditional polygamy in the sense of one husband having many wives. It's practiced all over the world, including clandestinely in the United States. But where are the cultures in which one woman has many husbands? And what are they like? Take a look at the relatively rare practice of polyandry.