Kinship with monkeys : the Guajá foragers of eastern Amazonia / Loretta A. Cormier ; with original illustrations by James P. Cormier.

How can monkeys be both eaten as food and nurtured as children' Her research reveals that monkeys play a vital role in Guaja society, ecology, economy, and religion. In GuajA animistic beliefs, all forms of plant and animal life -- especially monkeys -- have souls and are woven into a comprehen...

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Main Author: Cormier, Loretta A.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2003.
Series:Historical ecology series.
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