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The Resource Amazonian Indians from prehistory to the present : anthropological perspectives, edited by Anna Roosevelt

Amazonian Indians from prehistory to the present : anthropological perspectives, edited by Anna Roosevelt

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Amazonian Indians from prehistory to the present : anthropological perspectives
Title
Amazonian Indians from prehistory to the present
Title remainder
anthropological perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anna Roosevelt
Title variation
Amazonian Indians
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Subject
Language
eng
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Roosevelt, Anna
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  • Indians of South America
  • Indians of South America
  • Ethnohistory
  • Subsistence economy
  • Human ecology
  • Amazon River Region
Label
Amazonian Indians from prehistory to the present : anthropological perspectives, edited by Anna Roosevelt
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Amazonian anthropology : strategy for a new synthesis / Anna C. Roosevelt -- The ancient Amerindian polities of the Amazon, the Orinoco, and the Atlantic coast : a preliminary analysis of their passage from antiquity to extinction / Neil Lancelot Whitehead -- The impact of conquest on contemporary indigenous peoples of the Guiana shield : the system of Orinoco regional interdependence / Nelly Arvelo-Jiménez and Horacio Biord -- Social organization and political power in the Amazon floodplain : the ethnohistorical sources / Antonio Porro -- The evidence for the nature of the process of indigenous deculturation and destabilization in the Brazilian Amazon in the last three hundred years : preliminary data / Adélia Engrácia de Oliveira -- Health and demography of native Amazonians : historical perspective and current status / Warren M. Hern -- Diet and nutritional status of Amazonian peoples / Darna L. Dufour -- Hunting and fishing in Amazonia : hold the answers, what are the questions? / Stephen Beckerman -- Homeostasis as a cultural system : the Jivaro case / Philippe Descola -- Farming, feuding, and female status : the Achuar case / Pita Kelekna -- Subsistence strategy, social organization, and warfare in central Brazil in the context of European penetration / Nancy M. Flowers -- Environmental and social implications of pre- and postcontact situations on Brazilian Indians : the Kayapó and a new Amazonian synthesis / Darrell Addison Posey -- Beyond resistance : comparative study of utopian renewal in Amazonia / Michael F. Brown -- The eastern Bororo from an archaeological perspective / Irmhild Wüst -- Genetic relatedness and language distributions in Amazonia / Harriet E. Manelis Klein -- Language, culture, and environment : Tupí-Guaraní plant names over time / William Balée and Denny Moore -- Becoming Indians : the politics of Tukanoan ethnicity / Jean E. Jackson
Control code
ocm31014707
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 420 p.
Isbn
9780816514366
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
94018716
Other physical details
:ill.
Label
Amazonian Indians from prehistory to the present : anthropological perspectives, edited by Anna Roosevelt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Amazonian anthropology : strategy for a new synthesis / Anna C. Roosevelt -- The ancient Amerindian polities of the Amazon, the Orinoco, and the Atlantic coast : a preliminary analysis of their passage from antiquity to extinction / Neil Lancelot Whitehead -- The impact of conquest on contemporary indigenous peoples of the Guiana shield : the system of Orinoco regional interdependence / Nelly Arvelo-Jiménez and Horacio Biord -- Social organization and political power in the Amazon floodplain : the ethnohistorical sources / Antonio Porro -- The evidence for the nature of the process of indigenous deculturation and destabilization in the Brazilian Amazon in the last three hundred years : preliminary data / Adélia Engrácia de Oliveira -- Health and demography of native Amazonians : historical perspective and current status / Warren M. Hern -- Diet and nutritional status of Amazonian peoples / Darna L. Dufour -- Hunting and fishing in Amazonia : hold the answers, what are the questions? / Stephen Beckerman -- Homeostasis as a cultural system : the Jivaro case / Philippe Descola -- Farming, feuding, and female status : the Achuar case / Pita Kelekna -- Subsistence strategy, social organization, and warfare in central Brazil in the context of European penetration / Nancy M. Flowers -- Environmental and social implications of pre- and postcontact situations on Brazilian Indians : the Kayapó and a new Amazonian synthesis / Darrell Addison Posey -- Beyond resistance : comparative study of utopian renewal in Amazonia / Michael F. Brown -- The eastern Bororo from an archaeological perspective / Irmhild Wüst -- Genetic relatedness and language distributions in Amazonia / Harriet E. Manelis Klein -- Language, culture, and environment : Tupí-Guaraní plant names over time / William Balée and Denny Moore -- Becoming Indians : the politics of Tukanoan ethnicity / Jean E. Jackson
Control code
ocm31014707
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 420 p.
Isbn
9780816514366
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
94018716
Other physical details
:ill.

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