Jivaro : SD09.

This collection includes 30 English language documents, three translated from the German and three from the French, that contain specific data on the Jivaroan-speaking groups of southeastern Ecuador and adjacent Peru, including the Jivaro (Shuar, Shuara), Achuara (Atchuara, Achual), Huambisa, Aguaru...

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Corporate Author: Human Relations Area Files, inc.
Other Authors: Belzner, William., Bennett Ross, Jane., Bennett, Wendell Clark, 1905-1953., Bollaert, William, 1807-1876., Boster, James S., Brüning, Hans Heinrich, 1848-1928., Danielson, Bengt., Dickey, Herbert., Dyott, George Miller., Farabee, William Curtis, 1865-1925., Flornoy, Bertrand., Harner, Michael J., Hermessen, J. L., Karsten, Rafael, 1879-1956., Meyers, Harry., Métraux, Alfred, 1902-1963., Orchard, William C., Reiss, W. 1838-1908., Rivet, Paul, 1876-1958., Salazar, Ernesto, 1946-, Simson, Alfred, active 1886., Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975., Tessmann, Günter, 1884-1969., Up de Graff, F. W. -1927., Wright, Harry B.
Format: eBook
Published: New Haven, Conn. : Human Relations Area Files, 2008-
Series:EHRAF world cultures. South America.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Culture summary, Jivaro / Anonymous and John Beierle
  • Music, modernization, and westernization among the Macuma Shuar / William Belzner
  • Effects of contact on revenge hostilities among the Achuarä Jívaro / Jane Bennett Ross
  • New ethnological specimens / Wendell Clark Bennett
  • On the idol head of the Jivaro Indians of Ecuador, with an account of the Jivaro Indians / William Bollaert
  • Blood feud and table manners, a neo-Hobbesian approach to Jivaroan warfare ; Arutam and cultural change / James S. Boster
  • Requiem for the omniscient informant, there's life in the old girl yet / James Shilts Boster
  • Travelling in the Aguaruna Region / Hans H. Brüning
  • Some attraction and repulsion patterns among the Jibaro Indians, a study in sociometric anthropology / Bengt Danielson
  • The headshrinkers of Ecuador / Herbert Spencer Dickey
  • On the trail of the unknown in the wilds of Ecuador and the Amazon / George Miller Dyott
  • Indian tribes of eastern Peru / William Curtis Farabee
  • Contribution to the study of the Jivaro or Suor language / Bertrand Flornoy
  • Jivaro souls ; The Jívaro, people of the sacred waterfalls ; The Jívaro, people of the sacred waterfalls. Preface to the 1984 edition / Michael J. Harner
  • A journey on the Rio Zamora, Ecuador / J.L. Hermessen
  • The head-hunters of Western Amazonas / Rafael Karsten
  • The Jibaro anthropometry / Harry Meyers
  • The Jivaro / Alfred Métraux
  • Jivaro dance regalia / William C. Orchard
  • A visit among the Jivaro Indians / W. Reiss
  • The Jivaro Indians, geographic, historical and ethnographic research / Paul Rivet
  • The Federación Shuar and the colonization frontier / Ernesto Salazar
  • Notes on the Jivaros and Canelos Indians / Alfred Simson
  • Historical and ethnographical material on the Jivaro Indians / Matthew Williams Stirling
  • The Indians of northeastern Peru / Günter Tessmann
  • Head hunters of the Amazon / Fritz W. Up de Graff
  • A frequent variation of the maxillary central incisors, with some observations on dental caries among the Jivaro (Shuara) Indians of Ecuador / Harry Bernard Wright.