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Arguing with anthropology

an introduction to critical theories of the gift

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Arguing with anthropology: an introduction to critical theories of the gift
2005, Routledge
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Arguing with anthropology

an introduction to critical theories of the gift

This edition was published in by Routledge in London, . New York.


Table of Contents

A critical introduction to theories of gift exchange
The awkward legacy of the noble savage
Collecting evidence on the Kula exchange
Keeping obligations and keeping relations
Exchanging people, forming alliances
Debt in postcolonial context
Mistaking how and when to give
Envisioning bourgeois subjects
Giving beyond reason
Interests in cultural property
Virtually real exchange
Giving anthropology a-way.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
394
Library of Congress
GN449.8 .S95 2005, GN449.8.S95 2005

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3296709M
Internet Archive
arguingwithanthr00syke
ISBN 10
0415254434, 0415254442, 0203491149
LC Control Number
2004021092
Library Thing
7257360
Goodreads
3522874
1764486

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