Barbecued Husbands

Barbecued Husbands

by Betty Mindlin
     
 

Winner of the coveted Associacao Paulista de Criticos de Arte Prize: an anthology of the stories of the tribes of the Amazon.See more details below

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Winner of the coveted Associacao Paulista de Criticos de Arte Prize: an anthology of the stories of the tribes of the Amazon.

Editorial Reviews

Claude Levi-Strauss
“A rich mythology has been gathered from peoples about whom we know nothing … an impressive collection that will rank among the great classics of Amerindian mythology. I enjoyed it very much.”
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“A rich mythology has been gathered from peoples about whom we know nothing ... an impressive collection that will rank among the great classics of Amerindian mythology. I enjoyed it very much.”—Claude Levi-Strauss

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781859846810
Publisher:
Verso Books
Publication date:
10/06/2002
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Betty Mindlin is an anthropologist living in Brazil. She helped to found the Institute of Anthropology and Meio Ambiente-IAMA (Institute of Anthropology and the Environment). Barbecued Husbands and Pregnant Earth have become best-selling classics of contemporary anthropology in Brazil.

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