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Gift and Ceremonial Exchange among a Frontier Tribe of Arunachal Pradesh.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the Indian Anthropological Society. Mar2023, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p112-129. 18p.


Abstract: Gift and ceremonial exchanges are a universal feature. Simply put, it means transfer of things between people and these could be anything ranging from human to animal, material to non-material objects, and those involved in such gift exchange may be in...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Christianity Today. Apr2022, p56-61. 6p. 1 Cartoon or Caricature.


Abstract: The article focuses on gift exchange happened in Michigan prison that filled with presence of God and mentions Christians involved in prison ministries and prison educational program Hope Western Prison Education Program. Topics discussed include Chris...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Comment Magazine. Spring2022, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p40-50. 11p.


Early modern queens consort and dowager and diplomatic gifts.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Women's History Review. Sep2021, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p723-737. 15p.

Abstract: Queens consort and dowager queens played an integral role in maintaining amicable relations between rulers in the early modern period. This essay focuses on one specific means by which they influenced international relations: the diplomatic gifts they ...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Economic Inquiry. Jul2020, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p1517-1530. 14p. 7 Charts, 1 Graph.

Abstract: We report the results from three experiments embedded in the same overarching design, which extends the Gift Exchange paradigm for the study of worker–employer relationships. We focus on the effect of the length of the delay, between the time at which ...

Is it Really the Thought that Counts? The Deadweight Loss of Gift-Giving.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Asia-Pacific Social Science Review. Jun2015, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p116-124. 9p.

Abstract: The article discusses a study which analyses the act of gift-giving. Researchers have defined gift-giving as the universal way of showing interest, appreciation, and gratitude. According to one researcher, five motives of gift-giving are duty, self-int...

Gift Receipt and the Reformulation of Interpersonal Relationships.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Consumer Research. Mar99, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p385-402. 18p.

Abstract: Sherry (1983) defines reformulation as the final stage of gift exchange, during which a newly presented gift can impact the relationship between giver and recipient. To date no one has examined exactly how gifts can affect relationships or what aspects...

Gift Selection for Easy and Difficult Recipients: A Social Roles Interpretation.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Consumer Research. Sep93, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p229-244. 16p. 2 Charts.

Abstract: Using interpretive techniques, we explore the meaning underlying Christmas shoppers' description of some recipients as "easy" or "difficult," in terms of gift selection. We argue that recipients are described as such because they either help or hinder ...

L’obligation de rendre et la question de la dette : l’échange cérémoniel tee des Enga (hautes terres de Nouvelle-Guinée)

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Moussons, Vol 37, Pp 221-240 (2021)

Abstract: Following Malinowski and Mauss, ceremonials exchanges often have been analysed in terms of « exchange of gift ». This has led generally to consider the economy of the Melanesians societies in a unique sense and to rule out the variability of the exchan...

The sequencing of gift exchange: A field trial.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. Jul2017, Vol. 139, p26-31. 6p.

Abstract: There is now an extensive literature on “gift exchange” showing that when principals and agents can trade “gifts” (rewards that should not emerge in a competitive equilibrium), exchange becomes more efficient. However, it is not obvious how gift exchan...