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The Resource Anthropologies of Guayana : cultural spaces in northeastern Amazonia, edited by Neil L. Whitehead and Stephanie W. Alemán

Anthropologies of Guayana : cultural spaces in northeastern Amazonia, edited by Neil L. Whitehead and Stephanie W. Alemán

Label
Anthropologies of Guayana : cultural spaces in northeastern Amazonia
Title
Anthropologies of Guayana
Title remainder
cultural spaces in northeastern Amazonia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Neil L. Whitehead and Stephanie W. Alemán
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F2351
LC item number
.A67 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Whitehead, Neil L
  • Alemán, Stephanie W.
Series statement
Native peoples of the Americas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of South America
  • Indians of South America
  • Ethnoecology
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Guyana
Label
Anthropologies of Guayana : cultural spaces in northeastern Amazonia, edited by Neil L. Whitehead and Stephanie W. Alemán
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-288) and index
Contents
Guayana as anthropological imaginary : elements of a history / Neil L. Whitehead -- Pleistocene-early Holocene environmental change : implications for human adaptive responses in the Guianas / Mark G. Plew -- Between Orinoco and Amazon : the ceramic age in the Guianas / Stéphen Rostain -- Points of convergence, routes of divergence : some considerations based on Curt Nimuendajú's archaeological work in the Santarém-Trombetas area and at Amapá / Per Stenborg -- Scientific forestry and degraded forests : the story of Guiana shield forests / Janette Bulkan and John Palmer -- Individual and society in Guiana revisited / Peter Rivière -- The Guayanese paradox / Denise Fajardo Grupioni -- Imagining group, living territory : a Kali'na and Wayana view of history / Gérard Collomb and Francis Dupuy -- Historical perspectives on Areruya communicative ideology / Susan K. Staats -- Tongues in space : Pa'ikwené (Palikur) language(s), relatedness, identity / Alan Passes -- Guyana's Amerindians, postindependence identity politics, and national discourse / Maria del Carmen Moreno -- Ethnopolitics and fractured nationalism in Guyana / David Hinds -- Postcolonial policing and the subculture of violence in Guyana / Joan Mars -- Guyana as a literary and imaginative space / Lúcia Sá -- Inhabiting the imagined space : constructing Waiwai identity in the deep south of Guyana / Stephanie W. Alemán -- Metaphoric detours and improper translations in the double field of Waiwai anthropology / Evelyn Schuler Zea -- Cultivating a "culture" : Wajãpi inventions / Dominique Tilkin Gallois -- Angles of vision from the coast and hinterland of Guyana / Alissa Trotz and Terry Roopnaraine
Control code
319501120
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
[ix], 300 p.
Isbn
9780816526079
Isbn Type
(hard cover)
Lccn
2009032640
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)319501120
Label
Anthropologies of Guayana : cultural spaces in northeastern Amazonia, edited by Neil L. Whitehead and Stephanie W. Alemán
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-288) and index
Contents
Guayana as anthropological imaginary : elements of a history / Neil L. Whitehead -- Pleistocene-early Holocene environmental change : implications for human adaptive responses in the Guianas / Mark G. Plew -- Between Orinoco and Amazon : the ceramic age in the Guianas / Stéphen Rostain -- Points of convergence, routes of divergence : some considerations based on Curt Nimuendajú's archaeological work in the Santarém-Trombetas area and at Amapá / Per Stenborg -- Scientific forestry and degraded forests : the story of Guiana shield forests / Janette Bulkan and John Palmer -- Individual and society in Guiana revisited / Peter Rivière -- The Guayanese paradox / Denise Fajardo Grupioni -- Imagining group, living territory : a Kali'na and Wayana view of history / Gérard Collomb and Francis Dupuy -- Historical perspectives on Areruya communicative ideology / Susan K. Staats -- Tongues in space : Pa'ikwené (Palikur) language(s), relatedness, identity / Alan Passes -- Guyana's Amerindians, postindependence identity politics, and national discourse / Maria del Carmen Moreno -- Ethnopolitics and fractured nationalism in Guyana / David Hinds -- Postcolonial policing and the subculture of violence in Guyana / Joan Mars -- Guyana as a literary and imaginative space / Lúcia Sá -- Inhabiting the imagined space : constructing Waiwai identity in the deep south of Guyana / Stephanie W. Alemán -- Metaphoric detours and improper translations in the double field of Waiwai anthropology / Evelyn Schuler Zea -- Cultivating a "culture" : Wajãpi inventions / Dominique Tilkin Gallois -- Angles of vision from the coast and hinterland of Guyana / Alissa Trotz and Terry Roopnaraine
Control code
319501120
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
[ix], 300 p.
Isbn
9780816526079
Isbn Type
(hard cover)
Lccn
2009032640
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)319501120

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