Primitive Polynesian Economy

1st Edition

Raymond Firth

Published August 28, 2013
Reference - 420 Pages
ISBN 9780415866545 - CAT# Y153012

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A great classic of British anthropology, Primitive Polynesian Economy is structured as follows:
· Problems of Primitive Economics
· Food and Population in Tikopia
· Knowledge, Technique and Economic Lore
· The Labour Situation
· Ritual in Productive Activity
· Economic Functions of the Chiefs
· Property and Capital in Production
· Principles of Distribution and Payment
· Exchange and Value
· Characteristics of a Primitive Economy
First published in 1939.


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