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Title Rethinking history and myth : indigenous South American perspectives on the past / edited by Jonathan D. Hill
Imprint Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c1988
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Ethnology Library  F2230.1.R3 R47 1988    AVAILABLE    30520020290384
Descript 337 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Rev. versions of papers read in 1984 at a session of the 83rd Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association in Denver
Bibliography: p. [307]-329
Includes index
Introduction : myth and history / Jonathan D. Hill -- Cauchu Uras : Lowland and Quichua histories of the Amazon rubber boom / Mary-Elizabeth Reeve -- Righting history in the northwest Amazon : myth, structure, and history in an Arapaco narrative / Janet M. Chernela -- The destroying Christ : an Aymara myth of conquest / Mary Dillon and Thomas Abercrombie -- Time, narrative, and ritual : historical interpretations from an Amazonian society / Jonathan D. Hill and Robin M. Wright -- The Josho Nahuanbo are all wet and undercooked : Shipibo views of the whiteman and the Incas in myth, legend, and history / Peter G. Roe -- Images of resistance in colonial domination / Roger Rasnake -- Cerebral savage : the whiteman as symbol of cleverness and savagery in Waura myth / Emilienne Ireland -- Political memories and colonizing symbols : Santiago and the Peruvian mountain gods of colonial Peru / Irene Silverblatt -- History, myth, and social consciousness among the KayapĆ³ of central Brazil / Terence Turner -- Indian voices : contact experienced and expressed / Alcida Ramos -- Commentary : ethno-ethnohistory : myth and history in native South American representations of contact with Western society / Terence Turner -- Commentary : historical and mythic evocations of Chthonian power in South America / Norman E. Whitten, Jr
Subject Indians of South America -- Religion and mythology -- Congresses
Indians of South America -- History -- Congresses
Alt Author Hill, Jonathan David, 1954-
American Anthropological Association. Meeting. (83rd : 1984 : Denver, Colo.)
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