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Money and the morality of exchange

Parry, Jonathan and Bloch, Maurice, eds. (1989) Money and the morality of exchange. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521367745

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Identification Number: 10.2277/ 0521367743


This collection is concerned with the symbolic representation of money in a range of different societies, and more specifically with the moral evaluation of monetary and commercial exchanges. It focuses on the different cultural meanings surrounding monetary transactions, emphasizing the enormous cultural variation in the way money is symbolized and how this symbolism relates to culturally constructed notions of production, consumption, circulation, and exchange.

Item Type: Book
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Additional Information: © 1989 Cambridge University Press
Divisions: Anthropology
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce
H Social Sciences > HG Finance
JEL classification: Z - Other Special Topics > Z1 - Cultural Economics; Economic Sociology; Economic Anthropology
Date Deposited: 15 Nov 2011 14:42
Last Modified: 04 Sep 2021 23:04

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