THE GIFT: THE FORM AND REASON FOR EXCHANGE IN ARCHAIC SOCIETIES

THE GIFT: THE FORM AND REASON FOR EXCHANGE IN ARCHAIC SOCIETIES

By: Mauss, Marcel

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Since its first publication in English in 1954, The Gift, Marcel Mauss's gr oundbreaking study of the relation between forms of exchange and social str ucture, has been acclaimed as a classic among anthropology texts.A brillian t French sociologist and anthropologist, Marcel Mauss (1872?) used case stu dies of Melanesia, Polynesia, and northwestern North America to demonstrate that gift exchange is a total system at the center of society.

Title: THE GIFT: THE FORM AND REASON FOR EXCHANGE IN ARCHAIC SOCIETIES

Author Name: Mauss, Marcel

Categories: Anthropology,

Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc: 1990

ISBN Number: 0393306984

ISBN Number 13: 9780393306989

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000045049