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Peoples of the Gran Chaco

Author: Elmer S Miller
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Bergin & Garvey, ©2001, ©1999.
Series: Native peoples of the Americas.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An overview of indigenous populations of the Gran Chaco region of Argentina both in historical and contemporary perspectives. From the earliest period of European contact, the societies in this  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elmer S Miller
ISBN: 0897898028 9780897898027
OCLC Number: 49039011
Description: xii, 166 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Ethnohistorical introduction / José Braunstein and Elmer S. Miller --
Foraging in town: survival strategies among the 'Weenhayek of Bolivia and Argentina / Jan-Åke Alvarsson --
The morality of the Enxet people of the Paraguayan Chaco and their resistance to assimilation / Stephen W. Kidd --
The Capitanía of the Izozo: the struggle for political autonomy among the Guaraní Indians of eastern Bolivia / Silvia María Hirsch --
The western Toba: family life and subsistence of a former hunter-gatherer society / Marcela Mendoza --
Argentina's eastern Toba: vitalizing ethnic consciousness and determination / Elmer S. Miller --
Histories of Buenos Aires / Pablo G. Wright.
Series Title: Native peoples of the Americas.
Responsibility: edited by Elmer S. Miller.

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