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Hxaro Gift Exchange among the !Khung San in Botswana and Namibia.


Regional Patterns of Gift Exchange by location


Regional Patterns of exchange as they are contained in the total data are shown above. The image illustrates the flow and the amount of exchanges and the origin of the exchange givers. While there are quite a number of exchanges from distant places which flow into the core of the settlements, hxaro exchanges can be be analyzed only for the core system, the big spheres (Tschumbkwe, XaiXai, GumGeni and Dobe). (Hallo Thomas Farbe (external viewer)!)


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