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The hold life has : coca and cultural identity in an Andean community

Author: Catherine J Allen
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"This second edition of Catherine J. Allen's ethnography of the Quechua-speaking people of the Andes brings their story into the present. She has added an extensive afterword based on her visits to Sonqo in 1995 and 2000, and has updated and revised parts of the original text. The book focuses on the very real problem of cultural continuity of a changing world, and Allen finds that the hold life has in 2002 is not  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine J Allen
ISBN: 1588340325 9781588340320
OCLC Number: 48966738
Description: xv, 296 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Ch. 1. Water, Stones, and Light: A Cosmology --
Ch. 2. The Web of Reciprocity --
Ch. 3. "And Then in That Sun": The Ayllu --
Ch. 4. Coca Knows --
Ch. 5. Drinking Together --
Ch. 6. Rites of the Household --
Ch. 7. Rites of the Ayllu --
Ch. 8. Yawar Mayu: Blood River --
Ch. 9. Coca and Cultural Identity --
Epilogue: Rufina's Children --
Afterword to the Second Edition: "No Somos Indios Ahora" --
App. A. A Note on Orthography.
Responsibility: Catherine J. Allen.

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"This second edition of Catherine J. Allen's ethnography of the Quechua-speaking people of the Andes brings their story into the present. She has added an extensive afterword based on her visits to Sonqo in 1995 and 2000, and has updated and revised parts of the original text. The book focuses on the very real problem of cultural continuity of a changing world, and Allen finds that the hold life has in 2002 is not the same as it was in 1985."--BOOK JACKET.

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