MARCEL MAUSS, W. D. HALLS
Title: Gift : The Form and Reason for Exchange in Archaic Societies
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: New
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc August 2000
039332043X / 9780393320435
Seller ID: 20090408154105
A brilliant French sociologist and anthropologist, Marcel Mauss (1872?) used case studies of Melanesia, Polynesia, and northwestern North America to demonstrate that gift exchange is a total system at the center of society.