Victims and Warriors

Victims and Warriors : Violence, History, and Memory in Amazonia

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"Casey High weaves together memories, facts and fantasies as these occur in contemporary Ecuadorian Amazonia, offering us a fascinating picture of Waorani life today. This highly original book takes us a step further in the understanding of current sociocultural transformations among Amazonian indigenous peoples." --Carlos Fausto, National Museum, Federal University of Rio de Janeiroshow more

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  • Paperback | 248 pages
  • 149.86 x 226.06 x 17.78mm | 317.51g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • 025208067X
  • 9780252080678
  • 1,298,786

About Casey High

Casey High is a lecturer in social anthropology at the University of Edinburgh. He is coeditor of The Anthropology of Ignorance: An Ethnographic Approach.show more

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"Casey High weaves together memories, facts and fantasies as these occur in contemporary Ecuadorian Amazonia, offering us a fascinating picture of Waorani life today. This highly original book takes us a step further in the understanding of current sociocultural transformations among Amazonian indigenous peoples." --Carlos Fausto, National Museum, Federal University of Rio de Janeiroshow more