Ryan Schram's Anthrocyclopaedia

Anthropology presentations and learning resources

User Tools

Site Tools


1002:2022:4.2
View page as slide show

The efflorescence of exchange

The efflorescence of exchange

Week 4: Spheres of exchange & The efflorescence of exchange

Ryan Schram
ANTH 1002: Anthropology in the world
Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Slides available at https://anthro.rschram.org/1002/2022/4.2

Main reading: Sharp (2013)

Other reading: Bohannan (1959); Bohannan (1955); Sahlins (1992)

References and further reading

Bohannan, Paul. 1955. “Some Principles of Exchange and Investment Among the Tiv.” American Anthropologist, New Series, 57 (1): 60–70. https://doi.org/10.1525/aa.1955.57.1.02a00080.

———. 1959. “The Impact of Money on an African Subsistence Economy.” The Journal of Economic History 19 (4): 491–503. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022050700085946.

Sahlins, Marshall. 1992. “The Economics of Develop-Man in the Pacific.” Res 21: 13–25.

Sharp, Timothy L. 2013. “Baias, Bisnis, and Betel Nut: The Place of Traders in the Making of a Melanesian Market.” In Engaging with Capitalism: Cases from Oceania, edited by Kate Barclay and Fiona McCormack, 227–56. Research in Economic Anthropology 33. Bingley, Eng., UK: Emerald Group Publishing.

1002/2022/4.2.txt · Last modified: 2022/07/19 01:08 (external edit)