The Resource The logic of the gift : toward an ethic of generosity, edited by Alan D. Schrift

The logic of the gift : toward an ethic of generosity, edited by Alan D. Schrift

Label
The logic of the gift : toward an ethic of generosity
Title
The logic of the gift
Title remainder
toward an ethic of generosity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alan D. Schrift
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In recent years, attacks upon fundamental notions of social welfare have spurred widespread discussion concerning the nature of gifts and gift giving. What assumptions about gift giving and generosity are at work in our society? The Logic of the Gift is an interdisciplinary collection that brings together some of the classic essays on gifts and gift giving, alongside work especially written for this volume
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1533.G4
LC item number
S37 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schrift, Alan D.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Generosity
  • Gifts
  • Générosité
  • Cadeaux
  • Generosity
  • Gifts
  • Vrijgevigheid
  • Schenkingen
  • Générosité
  • Don
Label
The logic of the gift : toward an ethic of generosity, edited by Alan D. Schrift
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gift and exchange in the Indo-European vocabulary
  • Émile Benveniste
  • Selections from Introduction to the work of Marcel Mauss
  • Claude Lévi-Strauss
  • Spirit of the gift
  • Marshall Sahlins
  • Heliocentric exchange
  • Rodolphe Gasché
  • Time of the king
  • Jacques Derrida
  • More blessèd
  • Sorties : out and out : attacks/ways out/forays
  • Hélène Cixous
  • Women on the market
  • Luce Irigaray
  • Selections from The logic of practice
  • Marginalia : some additional notes on the gift
  • Pierre Bourdieu
  • Bataille, gift giving, and the Cold War
  • Allan Stoekl
  • What goes around comes around : Derrida and Levinas on the economy of the gift and the gift of genealogy
  • Sharon Olds
  • Robert Bernasconi
  • Metaphysics of presents : Nietzsche's gift, the debt to Emerson, Heidegger's values
  • Gary Shapiro
  • Partners and consumers : making relations visible
  • Marilyn Strathern
  • Introduction : why gift?
  • Alan D. Schrift
  • Gifts
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Gift, gift
  • Marcel Mauss
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 334 pages
Isbn
9780415910989
Lccn
96041607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)35360749
  • (OCoLC)ocm35360749
Label
The logic of the gift : toward an ethic of generosity, edited by Alan D. Schrift
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gift and exchange in the Indo-European vocabulary
  • Émile Benveniste
  • Selections from Introduction to the work of Marcel Mauss
  • Claude Lévi-Strauss
  • Spirit of the gift
  • Marshall Sahlins
  • Heliocentric exchange
  • Rodolphe Gasché
  • Time of the king
  • Jacques Derrida
  • More blessèd
  • Sorties : out and out : attacks/ways out/forays
  • Hélène Cixous
  • Women on the market
  • Luce Irigaray
  • Selections from The logic of practice
  • Marginalia : some additional notes on the gift
  • Pierre Bourdieu
  • Bataille, gift giving, and the Cold War
  • Allan Stoekl
  • What goes around comes around : Derrida and Levinas on the economy of the gift and the gift of genealogy
  • Sharon Olds
  • Robert Bernasconi
  • Metaphysics of presents : Nietzsche's gift, the debt to Emerson, Heidegger's values
  • Gary Shapiro
  • Partners and consumers : making relations visible
  • Marilyn Strathern
  • Introduction : why gift?
  • Alan D. Schrift
  • Gifts
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Gift, gift
  • Marcel Mauss
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 334 pages
Isbn
9780415910989
Lccn
96041607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)35360749
  • (OCoLC)ocm35360749

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