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Yanomamo and User's Guide / With CD

Yanomamo and User's Guide / With CD - 5th edition

Yanomamo and User's Guide / With CD - 5th edition

ISBN13: 9780155076532

ISBN10: 0155076531

Yanomamo and User
Edition: 5TH 97
Copyright: 1997
Publisher: Harcourt Brace or Harcourt Press
Published: 1997
International: No
Yanomamo and User

ISBN13: 9780155076532

ISBN10: 0155076531

Edition: 5TH 97

Other Editions of Yanomamo and User's Guide / With CD

Summary

Based on the author's extensive fieldwork, this classic ethnography, now in its fifth edition, focuses on the Yanomamo. These truly remarkable South American people are one of the few primitive sovereign tribal societies left on earth.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Forward

Preface

The Killing of Ruwahiwa

1. Doing Fieldwork Among the Yanomamo

2. Cultural Ecology

3. Myth and Cosmos

4. Social Organization and Demography

5. Political Alliances, Trading and Feasting

6. Yanomamo Warfare

7. The Mishmishimobewei-teri Village

8. The Beginning of Western Acculturation

Glossary

References Cited

Ethnographic Films on the Yanomamo

Index

Other Editions of Yanomamo and User's Guide / With CD

Yanomamo by Napoleon A. Chagnon - ISBN 9781111828745
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