Mauss, Marcel

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Mauss, Marcel Gender: M
born on 10 May 1872 at 19:00 (= 7:00 PM )
Place Épinal, France, 48n11, 6e27
Timezone LMT m6e27 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 20°21' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 26°49 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 16°36'


French anthropologist who established his fame with "The Gift," one of his short essays that planted a seed core of ideas. He was very important to the English speaking world for his collaborative studies on sacrifice and classification, this despite the fact that he wrote no substantial monograph and undertook virtually no fieldwork.

Mauss died on 2/10/1950, Paris, France.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

B.R. in hand from Steinbrecher


  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Science : Anthropology
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Essays)