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Peoples and Cultures of South America

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Amazon Town

Amazon Town: A Study of Human Life in the Tropics

Anniversary Edition

Charles Wagley, Conrad Kottak, and Richard Pace

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The Native World-System: An Ethnography of Bolivian Aymara Traders in the Global Economy

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$19.95

Nico Tassi

9780190255220
Paperback
March 2016

Issues of Globalization: Case Studies in Contemporary Anthropology

A nuanced ethnography of the Bolivian Aymara trading system--one of the most up-and-coming forms of indigenous entrepreneurship on the American continent

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City of Flowers: An Ethnography of Social and Economic Change in Costa Rica's Central Valley

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$19.95

Susan E. Mannon

9780190464431
Paperback
March 2016

Issues of Globalization: Case Studies in Contemporary Anthropology

An engaging, timely ethnographic study that explores how individuals and households give meaning and shape to social and economic change in Costa Rica

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Amazon Town: A Study of Human Life in the Tropics

Anniversary Edition

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$32.95

Charles Wagley, Conrad Kottak, and Richard Pace

9780199335251
Paperback
November 2013

The classic ethnography of the Amazon, now updated and revised for today's students

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Music in the Andes: Experiencing Music, Expressing Culture

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$49.95

Thomas Turino

9780195306743
Book with CD/DVD
December 2007

Global Music Series

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Music in Brazil: Experiencing Music, Expressing Culture

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$54.95

John P. Murphy

9780195166842
Book with CD/DVD
January 2006

Global Music Series

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Learning Capoeira: Lessons in Cunning from an Afro-Brazilian Art

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$54.95

Greg Downey

9780195176971
Paperback
March 2005

A provocative look at capoeira, a demanding acrobatic art that combines dance, ritual, music, and fighting style

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When Men Walk Dry: Portuguese Messianism in Brazil

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$30.00

Carole A. Myscofski

9781555402570
Paperback
January 1989

This book examines the nature of messianic movements by studying a specific case history. Carole Myscovski argues that underlying any single messianic movement is a messianic tradition that draws together messianic and related religious beliefs, rituals, and social structures.

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To Hunt in the Morning

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$59.95

Janet Siskind

9780195018912
Paperback
April 1975

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