Talamancans : SA19.

This collection of 8 documents, seven in English and one in Spanish, provides general information for the Bribri, Boruca and Cabecar subcultures in southern Costa Rica; information on the Terraba is limited. Historical reconstructions cover the Conquest and Colonial eras of the sixteenth through nin...

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Corporate Author: Human Relations Area Files, inc.
Other Authors: Bozzoli de Wille, María Eugenia., Gabb, William M., Ibarra R., Eugenia, Meléndez Chaverri, Carlos., Nygren, Anja., Pittier, Henri, 1857-1950., Skinner, Alanson, 1886-1925., Stone, Doris, 1909-1994.
Format: eBook
Published: New Haven, Conn. : Human Relations Area Files, 2013-
Series:EHRAF World Cultures. Middle America and the Caribbean.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Culture summary, Talamancans / María Eugenia Bozzoli de Wille
  • On the Indian tribes and languages of Costa Rica / Wm. M. Gabb
  • Política y etnicidad en sociedades en transición en la zona sur de Costa Rica : Boruca y Talamanca siglos XVI al XIX / Eugenia Ibarra R.
  • Antonio Saldaña, last king of Talamanca : appendix III / Carlos Meléndez Ch.
  • Struggle over meanings : reconstruction of indigenous mythology, cultural identity, and social representation / Anja Nygren
  • Folk-lore of the Bribri and Brunka Indians in Costa Rica / H. Pittier de Fabrega
  • Notes on the Bribri of Costa Rica / Alanson Skinner
  • The Talamancan tribes of Costa Rica / Doris Z. Stone.