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              Books by Janet M. Chernela

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              The Wanano Indians of the Brazilian Amazon: A Sense of Space
                

              The Wanano Indians of the Brazilian Amazon: A Sense of Space (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Chernela, Janet M.

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              The Wanano Indians of the northwest Amazon have a social system that differs from those of most tropical forest tribes. Neither stratified by wealth nor strictly egalitarian, Wanano society is 'ranked' according to rigidly bound descent groups. In this ethnographic study, the aut ...

              ISBN 9780292711860
              Published 1 January 1996 by Inbooks
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              Women of the Forest
               

              Women of the Forest (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 30th anniversary edition)

              By Murphy, Yolanda; Murphy, Robert F.; Foreword by Ferguson, R. Brian; Balee, William L.; Chernela, Janet M.

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              Presents studies on gender and life in the Amazon. This book covers the fieldwork of the authors among the Mundurucu people of Brazil in 1952. It provides an account of the historical, ecological, and cultural setting of the Mundurucu, including the mythology surrounding women, w ...

              ISBN 9780231132336
              Published 15 December 2004 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Women of the Forest
               

              Women of the Forest (Hardback, 30th anniversary edition)

              By Murphy, Yolanda; Murphy, Robert F.; Foreword by Ferguson, R. Brian; Balee, William L.; Chernela, Janet M.

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              Presents studies on gender and life in the Amazon. This book covers the fieldwork of the authors among the Mundurucu people of Brazil in 1952. It provides an account of the historical, ecological, and cultural setting of the Mundurucu, including the mythology surrounding women, w ...

              ISBN 9780231132329
              Published 15 September 2005 by Columbia University Press
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