The People of Aritama

The People of Aritama : The Cultural Personality of a Colombian Mestizo Village

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This book covers the life of a small Mestizo community in Columbia, with its people and institutions, its traditions in the past and its outlook on the future. Chapters include: * information on the health and nutritional status of the community * discussion of formal education and certain sets of patterned attitudes such as those which refer to work, illness, food and personal prestige. Originally published in more

Product details

  • Paperback | 512 pages
  • 138 x 216 x 26.16mm | 612g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138878723
  • 9781138878723

Table of contents

Part 1: Fundamental conditions of individual existence1. The Geographical and ethnographical setting2. The biophysiological foundations3. The sociopsychological foundationsPart 2: Specific institutional forms of social life4. Forms of social relationships5. Forms of production and property6. Forms of distribution and labourPart 3: Cultural configurations of reality7. Dimensions of the natural8. Dimensions of the supernatural9. Dimensions of consciousness10. Summaryshow more