Potlatch and Kwakiutl Cultures
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This is a paper detailing the cultural anthropology of Kwakiutl traditional feasts, called potlatches. They are huge, extravagant gift-giving ceremonies in which the host's object is to give away as much as he can, in order to appear wealthy and powerful.
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Potlatch and Kwakiutl Cultures (2003, October 19) Retrieved June 25, 2019, from https://www.academon.com/essay/potlatch-and-kwakiutl-cultures-36733/
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