Re: Gift-giving, Debt, and Social Negotiation

Matthew S. Tomaso (Tomaso@MAIL.UTEXAS.EDU)
Fri, 17 Nov 1995 17:43:32 -0600

Sorry to be so anachronistic with this one, but, if your interested in
exchange and obligation, especially re: Maussian theory, you really ought to
check out Pierre Bourdieu's _Outline of a Theory of Practice_ (translated
1977). It's no picnic, but well worth the effort.

Matt Tomaso.
Anthropology. University of Texas at Austin.
Phone/Fax 512-453-6256