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The Resource Kinship with Monkeys : the Guaja Foragers of Eastern Amazonia

Kinship with Monkeys : the Guaja Foragers of Eastern Amazonia

Label
Kinship with Monkeys : the Guaja Foragers of Eastern Amazonia
Title
Kinship with Monkeys
Title remainder
the Guaja Foragers of Eastern Amazonia
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How can monkeys be both eaten as food and nurtured as children? Her research reveals that monkeys play a vital role in Guaja society, ecology, economy, and religion. In Guajá animistic beliefs, all forms of plant and animal life -- especially monkeys -- have souls and are woven into a comprehensive kinship system
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cormier, Loretta A
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Historical Ecology Series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Guajá Indians
  • Monkeys
  • Human-animal relationships
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Monkeys
  • Brazil
Label
Kinship with Monkeys : the Guaja Foragers of Eastern Amazonia
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief history of the Guaja -- A brief history of new world monkeys -- Monkey hunting -- Guaja kinship -- Animism and the forest siblings -- Pet monkeys -- Cosmology and symbolic cannibalism
Control code
ocn827480760
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (263 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231516327
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgsbtc
  • 542396cd-6d63-4af7-8dd6-e41e774b7329
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827480760
Label
Kinship with Monkeys : the Guaja Foragers of Eastern Amazonia
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief history of the Guaja -- A brief history of new world monkeys -- Monkey hunting -- Guaja kinship -- Animism and the forest siblings -- Pet monkeys -- Cosmology and symbolic cannibalism
Control code
ocn827480760
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (263 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231516327
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgsbtc
  • 542396cd-6d63-4af7-8dd6-e41e774b7329
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827480760

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