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Victims and warriors : violence, history, and memory in Amazonia

Author: Casey High
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2015] ©2015
Series: JSTOR EBA.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Casey High explores how popular imagery of Amazonian violence has become part of the Waorani's social memory in oral histories, folklore performances, and indigenous political activism. As Amazonian forms of social memory merge with constructions of masculinity and other intercultural processes, the Waorani absorb missionaries, oil development, and logging depredations into their legacy of revenge killings and  Read more...
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High, Casey, 1977-
Victims and warriors.
Chicago : University of Illinois Press, [2015]
(DLC) 2014033693
(OCoLC)893454455
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Casey High
ISBN: 9780252097027 0252097025
OCLC Number: 904398596
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 230 pages).
Contents: Civilized victims --
Becoming warriors --
Like the ancient ones --
Lost people and distant kin --
Intimate others --
Shamans and enemies --
Victims and warriors --
Afterword.
Series Title: JSTOR EBA.
Responsibility: Casey High.

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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  Read more...

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