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In his final chapter of The Gift, Mauss turns his attention. significantly to moral, political and economic questions concerning Europe of his day. Try to identify and discuss a major claim from Maussâ€™ concluding chapter which sheds light both on what is learned from the earlier chapters looking at his so-called archaic cultures and what application it has to culture today (his day or ours)..