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Yanomamo and User's Guide / With CD

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

ISBN13: 978-0155076532

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ISBN13: 978-0155076532
ISBN10: 0155076531
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Edition/Copyright: 5TH 97
Publisher: Harcourt Brace or Harcourt Press
Published: 1997
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Yanomamo and User's Guide / With CD - 5TH 97 edition

ISBN13: 978-0155076532

Napoleon A. Chagnon

ISBN13: 978-0155076532
ISBN10: 0155076531
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Edition/Copyright: 5TH 97
Publisher: Harcourt Brace or Harcourt Press

Published: 1997
International: No
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

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

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Yanomamo - 6th edition

ISBN13: 978-1111828745
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