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Author Brightman, Marc, author.

Title The imbalance of power : leadership, masculinity and wealth in the Amazon / Marc Brightman
Published New York : Berghahn, 2016
©2016
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 187 pages)
Contents Intro -- Contents -- Figures, Illustrations and Tables -- Acknowledgements -- A Note on Trio and Wayana Language and Orthography -- Abbreviations -- Introduction -- Chapter 1 -- Making Trio and Other Peoples -- Chapter 2 -- Houses and In-Laws -- Chapter 3 -- Trade, Money and Influence -- Chapter 4 -- Music and Ritual Capacities -- Chapter 5 -- Owning Persons and Places -- Conclusion: Society Transcends the State -- Glossary -- Appendix: Trio Relationship Terminology -- References -- Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Akurio Indians.
Group identity -- Guiana
Leadership -- Guiana
Masculinity -- Political aspects -- Guiana
Power (Social sciences) -- Guiana
Trio Indians.
Wayana Indians.
Akurio Indians.
Asymmetrie
Ethnic relations.
Gesellschaftsordnung
Group identity.
Leadership.
Masculinity -- Political aspects.
Politische Anthropologie
Power (Social sciences)
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Discrimination & Race Relations
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Minority Studies
Sozialanthropologie
Soziale Ungleichheit
Trio Indians.
Trio Volk
Verwandtschaft
Wayana Indians.
Wáyana
Guiana -- Ethnic relations
South America -- Guiana.
Surinam
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1785333100
9781785333101