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Histories and Historicities in Amazonia

by Neil L. Whitehead

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by University of Nebraska Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • History: theory & methods,
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • Sociology,
  • History - General History,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • History,
  • Latin America - South America,
  • Amazon river,
  • Indian cartography,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Social Science / Native American Studies,
  • Ecology,
  • Amazon River Watershed,
  • Historiography,
  • Indians of South America

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7906393M
    ISBN 10080329817X
    ISBN 109780803298170

      Illustrated with plentiful woodcuts and underscored by ethnographic descriptions, Staden's book is a keystone to the history of colonial Brazil and of Tupi-Guarani societies, as well as to current refashionings of the colonial past Despite its exceptional quality among early colonial texts, there has not been an English-language version Reviews: 6. Download The Psalms Of David And Other Portions Of The Sacred Scriptures Arranged According To The Order Of The Church Of England By Basil Woodd Etc in PDF and EPUB Formats for free. The Psalms Of David And Other Portions Of The Sacred Scriptures Arranged According To The Order Of The Church Of England By Basil Woodd Etc Book also available for Read Online, mobi, docx and mobile .

    Staden's narrative is a foundational text in the history and European "discovery" of Brazil, the earliest European account of the Tupi Indians, and a touchstone in the debates on cannibalism. Yet the last English-language edition of Staden's True History was published in This new critical edition features a new translation from the Price: $ This book is an example of how to apply socio-psychological methods in the study of Medieval history. Whitehead, N. L. (). Histories and historicities in Amazonia. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. The papers collected in this book is the cultural history of Amazonia.

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"Broadens and deepens the anthropological project of understanding histories and historicities in Lowland South America that has emerged as a central theme in recent decades. The outstanding quality and ethnographic richness of the nine case studies included in the volume are a tribute to just how far Amazonian ethnology has come since the.

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