ISBN-10:
0073530867
ISBN-13:
9780073530864
Pub. Date:
07/22/2005
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Education
Assault on Paradise / Edition 4

Assault on Paradise / Edition 4

by Conrad Phillip Kottak, Marie Natoli

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ISBN-13: 9780073530864
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 07/22/2005
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 264
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.44(d)

About the Author

Conrad Phillip Kottak (A.B. Columbia, 1963; Ph.D. Columbia, 1966) is Professor and Chair of Anthropology at the University of Michigan, where he has taught since 1968. In 1991 he was honored for his teaching by the University and the state of Michigan. In 1992 he received an excellence in teaching award from the College of Literature, Sciences, and the Arts of the University of Michigan. Professor Kottak has done fieldwork in cultural anthropology in Brazil (since 1962), Madagascar (since 1966), and the United States. In current research projects, Kottak and his colleagues have investigated the emergence of ecological awareness in Brazil, the social context of deforestation in Madagascar, and popular participation in economic development planning in northeastern Brazil.

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Principal Characters
PART ONE: A STORY OF CHANGE

1. Before: The Sixties

2. After: The Road to 1980
PART TWO: PARADISE

3. The Structure of Equality

4. The Spirit of Fishermen

5. The Bigger Pond
PART THREE: ASSAULT ON PARADISE

6. The Browning of Arembepe
PART FOUR: REALITY

7. Another Sunrise in the Land of Dreams

8. If You Don't Fish, You Work for Tibras

9. The Web of Government

10. Social Differentiation and the Origin of Deviance

11. A Community of Outsiders

12. Globalization

13. The Next Generation

14. Arembepe at the Millenium

15. Some Comparative Thoughts about Social Change and Globalization
Appendixes
Chapter Notes
References Cited
Index

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