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Marcel Mauss

Marcel MaussBorn: 10-May-1872
Birthplace: Épinal, France
Died: 10-Feb-1950
Location of death: Paris, France
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Sociologist, Anthropologist

Nationality: France
Executive summary: The Gift

Nephew of Émile Durkheim, and his successor as editor of L'Année Sociologique.

    University: University of Bordeaux
    Professor: École Pratique des Hautes Études, Paris (1901-)
    Scholar: Founder, Ethnology Institute, University of Paris
    Professor: Collège de France (1931-39)

    Risk Factors: Sciatica

Author of books:
Essai sur le Don (1925)
Sociologie et Anthropologie (1950, essays)

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