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Title Marcel Mauss : a centenary tribute / edited by Wendy James and N.J. Allen
Published New York : Berghahn Books, 1998
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Series Methodology and history in anthropology ; v. 1
Methodology and history in anthropology ; v. 1
Contents Intro -- Marcel Mauss -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Introductory essay -- Chapter 1. 'One of Us' -- The scholar and his time -- Chapter 2. An Intellectual Self-Portrait -- Chapter 3. Mauss's Jewish Background -- Foundations of Maussian anthropology -- Chapter 4. A Vague but Suggestive Concept -- Chapter 5. The Maussian Shift -- Chapter 6. Derrida's Reading of Mauss -- Critiques of exchange and power -- Chapter 7. Uncertaintites of the 'Obligation to Reciprocate' -- Chapter 8. Mutual Deception -- Chapter 9. Modern Philanthropy
Chapter 10. Mauss, Dumont, and the Distinction Between Status and Power -- Materiality, body, history -- Chapter 11. The Category of Sustenance -- Chapter 12. The Study of Techniques as an Ideological Challenge -- Chapter 13. Form, Movement, and Posture in Mauss -- Chapter 14. Mauss in Africa -- Select Bibliography -- Contributors -- Index
Subject Mauss, Marcel, 1872-1950 -- Congresses
Mauss, Marcel 1872-1950
Mauss, Marcel, 1872-1950 -- Congrès.
Mauss, Marcel, 1872-1950.
Mauss, Marcel.
Anthropology -- Philosophy -- Congresses
Ceremonial exchange -- Congresses
Gifts -- Congresses
Culturele antropologie.
Anthropologie -- Philosophie -- Congrès.
Anthropologues -- France -- Congrès.
Anthropology -- Philosophy.
Ceremonial exchange.
Don -- Congrès.
Échange cérémoniel -- Congrès.
Gifts.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Allen, N. J.
James, Wendy.
Mauss, Marcel, 1872-1950.
ISBN 1789205697
9781789205695