Institute of Latin American Studies

Edited by Victor Bulmer-Thomas
September 1, 2001
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Pamela Decho, Claire Diamond, and Rory M. Miller
February 28, 1997
Edited by Diego Sanchez-Ancochea and Iwan Morgan
March 22, 2009
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Neil Harvey
December 1, 1991
Edited by Helen Gilbert and Charlotte Gleghorn
October 1, 2014
Edited by Francisco Ferreira and Billie Jean Isbell
April 7, 2017
This edited volume brings together several scholars who have produced outstanding ethnographies of Andean communities, mostly in Peru but also in neighbouring countries. These ethnographies were published between the 1970s and 2000s, following different theoretical and thematic approaches, and they often transcended the boundaries of case studies to become important reference works on key aspects of Andean culture: for example, the symbolism and ritual uses of coca in the case of Catherine J. Allen; agricultural rituals and internal social divisions in the case of Peter Gose; social organisation and kinship in the case of Billie Jean Isbell; the use of khipus and concepts of literacy in the case of Frank Salomon; and the management and...
Graciela Bensusan and Kevin J. Middlebrook
February 1, 2012
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Michael Redclift
December 1, 1981
Edited by Christian Brannstrom
February 1, 2004
Klaus Gallo
December 13, 2006