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Amazonia : territorial struggles on perennial frontiers /

by Little, Paul E. (Paul Elliott).
Series: Center books in natural history. Publisher: Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001Description: xv, 298 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0801866618 (hardcover : alk. paper).Subject(s): Human ecology -- History. -- Amazon River Valley | Human ecology -- Brazil -- Jari River Valley (Amapa and Para) | Human ecology -- Ecuador -- Aguarico River Valley | Amazon River Valley -- Economic conditions | Jari River Valley (Amapa and Para, Brazil) -- Economic conditions | Aguarico River Valley (Ecuador) -- Economic conditionsOnline resources: Contributor biographical information | Table of contents | Publisher description
Contents:
Invading indigenous homelands : historical frontiers in Amazonia to 1950 -- Taming the jungle : development cosmographies in Amazonia, 1945-1990 -- Saving the rainforest : environmental cosmographies in Amazonia, 1970, 1999 -- Disputing territorial claims : contemporary frontiers in Amazonia, the 1990s -- Conclusion : Amazonian territoriality today.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-280) and index.

Invading indigenous homelands : historical frontiers in Amazonia to 1950 -- Taming the jungle : development cosmographies in Amazonia, 1945-1990 -- Saving the rainforest : environmental cosmographies in Amazonia, 1970, 1999 -- Disputing territorial claims : contemporary frontiers in Amazonia, the 1990s -- Conclusion : Amazonian territoriality today.

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