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Marcel Mauss

Breeze, Beth (2022) Marcel Mauss. In: Anheier, Helmut K. and Toepler, Stefan, eds. International Encyclopedia of Civil Society. Springer Science, New York, pp. 978-979. ISBN 978-0-387-93994-0. E-ISBN 978-0-387-93996-4. (doi:10.1007/978-0-387-93996-4_251) (Access to this publication is currently restricted. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:98423)

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The writing and ideas of Marcel Mauss have had an enduring influence on understanding the function of gift giving and reciprocity, and how gifting practices contribute to building social cohesion and solidarity.

Item Type: Book section
DOI/Identification number: 10.1007/978-0-387-93996-4_251
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare > HV27 Philanthropists
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research
Funders: University of Kent (
Depositing User: Beth Breeze
Date Deposited: 27 Nov 2022 22:35 UTC
Last Modified: 17 Oct 2023 09:36 UTC
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