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Frank Adloff is a professor of sociology at the University of Hamburg. Adloff is the director of the Humanities Centre for Advanced Studies “Futures of Sustainability” program. His research focuses on gift giving, conviviality, culture, and social transformations. His publications include Gifts of Cooperation: Mauss and Pragmatism (Routledge, 2016).