The Yanomami and Their Interpreters: Fierce People or Fierce Interpreters?

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Scholars, especially Napoleon Chagnon, have portrayed the Yanomami as fierce people. Yanomami themselves resent that portrayal and state that they are no more fierce than those who label them. Moreover, a number of scholars argue that such a portrayal has had dire consequences for these Indian people.

The Yanomami and Their Interpreters: Fierce People or Fierce Interpreters? 1997, University Press of America, Lanham, MD

ISBN-13: 9780761806547

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