© 1988

Economies across Cultures

Towards a Comparative Science of the Economy


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Rhoda H. Halperin
    Pages 59-85
  3. Rhoda H. Halperin
    Pages 143-169
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 179-226

About this book


A study containing a combination of theory, ethnography and history, focusing upon critical issues of economic organization and change. Labour organization, land tenure and the division of labour by age and sex are treated in the context of both practical and theoretical problems.


anthropology economy labour organization political economy production

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  1. 1.University of CincinnatiUSA

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