Gift-giving, Debt, and Rise of Inequality

Sun, 5 Nov 1995 13:07:15 -0500

and intermediate socieites. I have been given some references such as
Aldenderfer 1993 Ritual, Hierarchy, and Change in Foragin Strategies
Bender 1990 The Dynamics of Nonhierarchical societies

Clark and Blake 1994
Power and Prestige: Competitive Genorisity and the Emergence of Rank
Socieites in Lowland Mesoamerica

If you have some good references and/or would like to make some comments or
join in a general discussion of the issues: well here is a new thread for