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The Gender of the Gift


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Table of Contents


1. Anthropological Strategies
2. A Place in the Feminist Debate

3. Groups: Sexual Antagonism in the
New Guinea Highlands
4. Domains: Male and Female Models
5. Power: Claims and Counterclaims
6. Work: Exploitation at Issue

7. Some Definitions
8. Relations which Separate
9. Forms which Propagate
10. Cause and Effect

11. Domination
12. Comparison

Author Index
Subject Index


"Marilyn Strathern's new book is a work of exceptional originality, which will exercise a marked influence over future developments in anthropological theory."--"Times Literary Supplement

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