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Title:
Unnatural selection : the Yanomami, the Kayapó, and the onslaught of civilisation
Author:
Rabben, Linda, 1947-
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Publication Information:
Seattle : University of Washington Press, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
xii, 161 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780295977454

9780745312491
Format :
Book

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Central Library F2520.1.Y3 R33 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Indigenous to the Amazon, the Kayapo and the Yanomami are internationally known through their dramatic and highly publicized encounters with civilization. Anthropologist Linda Rabben places each group in its historical and evolutionary context to examine these tribes' relationship to Brazilian society and the wider world. 10 Illustrations.


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