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Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384953-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8495-3
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397861-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9786-1
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009344-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0934-4
... receiving care, they become white people. This in turn looks like a case of indigenous redescription. In their civilizing mission, Venezuelan doctors whites, criollos working among Yanomami Indians make bodies in the sense of changing what they regard as indigenous lifestyles, and make society thereby...
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By Marilyn Strathern
Published: 24 April 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0934-4
... receiving care, they become white people. This in turn looks like a case of indigenous redescription. In their civilizing mission, Venezuelan doctors whites, criollos working among Yanomami Indians make bodies in the sense of changing what they regard as indigenous lifestyles, and make society thereby...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 28 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013211-021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9169-1
..., as Bruce Albert tells us, in one Yanomami myth the mythic hero Omame made the Yanomami what they are by putting an end to transformation so that they no longer turned into animals such as tapirs, armadillos, and red brockets (Albert quoted in Kelly 2012, 3). Anthropologist José Kelly, who like Bruce...
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009344-017
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0934-4
..., 201n4 Alpers, Svetlana, 73, 205n12 Amazonia, 43 44, 79, 88, 108 109, 204n30. See also Runa people; Yanomami people Ambrym Island, Vanuatu, 191n2 America. See North America and Americans; South America Amin, Ash, 52, 177 Amsterdam, 122 123, 141 Andes, 79. See also Ecuador, Andean Angkaiyakmin people...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 06 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007135-082
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0713-5
... by humans is affirmed by anthropology. He argues that women seldom kill other humans and that only a minority of men kill other humans (cf. Levin- son 1994). To phrase it another way, the overwhelming majority of humans have not been involved directly in any kind of killing. The Yanomami...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 06 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007135-066
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0713-5
... of fighting. Descriptions of fighting among the Iroquois Indians (Wallace 1970), the Yanomami Indians (Chagnon [1968] 1977), the Dani of New Guinea (Heider 1979), and the Ilongots of the Philip- pines (Rosaldo 1989), for example, emphasize that the point of fighting was to jubilantly kill, wound, or torture...
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By Marilyn Strathern
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009344-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0934-4
... change and nuances). Hoskin (1995: 156), who also draws on Alpers, says that by introducing the Self into the epistemological space where only the Other has been before . . . I see Smith as doing for epistemological space what the art of describ- ing had done for pictorial space. 13 Yanomami...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 06 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007135-079
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0713-5
... (cf. Levin- son 1994). To phrase it another way, the overwhelming majority of humans have not been involved directly in any kind of killing. The Yanomami are an an- thropological case in point. They were ste reo typed and stigmatized in a deroga- tory way as the fierce people by Napoleon Chagnon...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 28 May 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9169-1
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 06 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007135-088
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0713-5
...; and universities, 249 50, 255 56; veterans, 129 Wright, David, 349 Writers Guild, 234 Xe caj (Guatemala), 119 20, 121, 122, 126 Yamato Damashii no Uta (The Song of the Japa nese Soul), 145 Yamato Takeru- no- Mikoto, 143 Yanomami Indians, 277, 340 Yaso, Saijo, 145 Yasukuni Shrine, 146 47 Yugo slavia, 17, 200...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 28 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013211-027
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9169-1
... Theory, Ethnography and Method. Paper presented at the American Anthropological Association Conference, Washington, DC, November 29 ­December 3. Kelly, José A. 2012. Figure Ground Dialectics in Yanomami, Yekuana and Piaroa Myth and Shamanism. In The Culture of Invention in the Amer­ic­ as: Anthro...
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By Marilyn Strathern
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009344-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0934-4
... bodies, 17 46. New York: Berghahn. Kelly, José. 2011. State healthcare and Yanomami transformations. Tucson: University of Arizona Press. Kirksey, Eben. 2015. Emergent ecologies. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Kirksey, Eben, and Stefan Helmreich. 2010. The emergence of multispecies ethnogra- phy...
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009344-018
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0934-4
...), 109; Yanomami, 80 81, 83 alter lineage, in European thought, 5 6, 140, 172 173 alternative actualized. See alter lineage altruism, 138, 184; in interpersonal relations, 153, 159; mystery of, 157; in organ donation, 51; prescriptive (see amity) amiability, in interpersonal relations, 154 155, 161...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 06 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007135-064
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0713-5
... of fighting. Descriptions of fighting among the Iroquois Indians (Wallace 1970), the Yanomami Indians (Chagnon [1968] 1977), the Dani of New Guinea (Heider 1979), and the Ilongots of the Philip- pines (Rosaldo 1989), for example, emphasize that the point of fighting was to jubilantly kill, wound, or torture...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004424-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0442-4