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The Resource Risky transactions : trust, kinship, and ethnicity, edited by Frank K. Salter

Risky transactions : trust, kinship, and ethnicity, edited by Frank K. Salter

Label
Risky transactions : trust, kinship, and ethnicity
Title
Risky transactions
Title remainder
trust, kinship, and ethnicity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Frank K. Salter
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
304.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN365.9
LC item number
.R57 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Salter, Frank K
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sociobiology
  • Kinship
  • Ethnicity
  • Risk-taking (Psychology)
  • Altruism
Label
Risky transactions : trust, kinship, and ethnicity, edited by Frank K. Salter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ethnography. Taking the risk out of risky transactions / Polly Wiessner -- Psychological mechanisms. Kith-and kin rationality in risky choices / X.T. Wang -- Altruism begins at home / Eugene Burnstein, Christine Branigan, and Grazyna Wieczorkowska-Nejtardt. Risky business, ellicit and licit. Mafia and blood symbolism / Anton Blok -- Cognitive and classificatory foundations of trust and informal institutions / Janet T. Landa. Oppressed families and minorities. Risky transactions under a totalitarian regime / Carmen Strungaru -- Strategies for mitigating risk among Jewish groups / Kevin MacDonald. AIDS, the U.S. Supreme Court, and tourism. Ethnicity, transactional risk of HIV, and male homosexual partnering behaviour / James N. Schubert and Margaret Ann Curran -- Dialect, sex and risk effects on judge's questioning of counsel in Supreme Court oral argument / James N. Schubert [and others]. -- Risk and deceit in transient, non-repeated interactions / Pierre L. van den Berghe. Evolutionary syntheses. Ethnic solidarity as risk avoidance / Peter Meyer -- Ethnic nepotism as a two-edged sword / Frank K. Salter
Control code
48390722
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 304 pages
Isbn
9781571817105
Isbn Type
(cl. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001052719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Risky transactions : trust, kinship, and ethnicity, edited by Frank K. Salter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ethnography. Taking the risk out of risky transactions / Polly Wiessner -- Psychological mechanisms. Kith-and kin rationality in risky choices / X.T. Wang -- Altruism begins at home / Eugene Burnstein, Christine Branigan, and Grazyna Wieczorkowska-Nejtardt. Risky business, ellicit and licit. Mafia and blood symbolism / Anton Blok -- Cognitive and classificatory foundations of trust and informal institutions / Janet T. Landa. Oppressed families and minorities. Risky transactions under a totalitarian regime / Carmen Strungaru -- Strategies for mitigating risk among Jewish groups / Kevin MacDonald. AIDS, the U.S. Supreme Court, and tourism. Ethnicity, transactional risk of HIV, and male homosexual partnering behaviour / James N. Schubert and Margaret Ann Curran -- Dialect, sex and risk effects on judge's questioning of counsel in Supreme Court oral argument / James N. Schubert [and others]. -- Risk and deceit in transient, non-repeated interactions / Pierre L. van den Berghe. Evolutionary syntheses. Ethnic solidarity as risk avoidance / Peter Meyer -- Ethnic nepotism as a two-edged sword / Frank K. Salter
Control code
48390722
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 304 pages
Isbn
9781571817105
Isbn Type
(cl. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001052719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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