The Resource Arguing with anthropology : an introduction to critical theories of the gift, Karen Sykes

Arguing with anthropology : an introduction to critical theories of the gift, Karen Sykes

Label
Arguing with anthropology : an introduction to critical theories of the gift
Title
Arguing with anthropology
Title remainder
an introduction to critical theories of the gift
Statement of responsibility
Karen Sykes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sykes, Karen Margaret
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN449.8
LC item number
.S95 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ceremonial exchange
  • Gifts
  • Anthropology
Label
Arguing with anthropology : an introduction to critical theories of the gift, Karen Sykes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 222-236) and index
Contents
A sceptical introduction to theories of gift exchange -- The awkward legacy of the noble savage -- Gathering thoughts in fieldwork -- Keeping relationships, meeting obligations -- Exchanging people, giving reasons -- Debt in postcolonial society -- Mistaking how and when to give -- Envisioning bourgeois subjects -- Giving beyond reason -- Virtually real exchange -- Interests in cultural property -- Giving anthropology a/way
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 244 p.
Isbn
9780203491140
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
20040210 92
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)56493624
Label
Arguing with anthropology : an introduction to critical theories of the gift, Karen Sykes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 222-236) and index
Contents
A sceptical introduction to theories of gift exchange -- The awkward legacy of the noble savage -- Gathering thoughts in fieldwork -- Keeping relationships, meeting obligations -- Exchanging people, giving reasons -- Debt in postcolonial society -- Mistaking how and when to give -- Envisioning bourgeois subjects -- Giving beyond reason -- Virtually real exchange -- Interests in cultural property -- Giving anthropology a/way
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 244 p.
Isbn
9780203491140
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
20040210 92
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)56493624

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