Social solidarity and the gift /

"This book brings together two traditions of thinking about social ties: sociological theory on solidarity and anthropological theory on gift exchange. The purpose of the book is to explore how both theoretical traditions may complete and enrich each other, and how they may illuminate transform...

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Author / Creator:Komter, Aafke E.
Imprint:Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Description:1 online resource (xi, 234 pages)
Language:English
Subject:Gifts.
Solidarity.
Generosity.
Cadeaux.
Solidarité
Générosité
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Customs & Traditions.
Generosity.
Gifts.
Solidarity.
Soziologische Theorie
Geschenk
Solidarität
Großzügigkeit
Solidariteit.
Schenkingen.
Sociale relaties.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11811701
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ISBN:0511080484
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9780511614064
0511614063
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0511079729
0521841003
0521600847
9780521841009
9780521600842
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9781107140165
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9781280431357
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0511206518
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0511297726
9780511297724
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-224) and index.
English.
Print version record.
Summary:"This book brings together two traditions of thinking about social ties: sociological theory on solidarity and anthropological theory on gift exchange. The purpose of the book is to explore how both theoretical traditions may complete and enrich each other, and how they may illuminate transformations in solidarity."--Jacket.
Other form:Print version: Komter, Aafke E. Social solidarity and the gift. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005 0521841003 0521600847