Unformatted text preview: relationships are not as good between the two people or just formal. The last form of reciprocity is negative. Negative is when on of the people attempts to take advantage of the other. This is most common with strangers or enemies because personal gain is the main goal of this form of reciprocity. The second form of distribution is redistribution. The main goal of redistribution is for a central society or organization to obtain good and distribute it to people or a society in a new pattern. The final form of distribution is market exchange. This is when the goods or services is bought or sold. This type of redistribution is most commonly between two people with no relationship of any kind. The most common form of payment is currency but in underdeveloped or small-scale societies they use bartering....
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- Fall '09
- Anthropology, Gift economy, market exchange