Institute of Latin American Studies

Edited by John Crabtree and Jim Thomas
October 1, 1998
Edited by Rory M. Miller and Liz Crolley
September 12, 2007
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James Dunkerley
January 1, 1994
Edited by Helen Gilbert and Charlotte Gleghorn
September 30, 2014
Edited by Francisco Ferreira and Billie Jean Isbell
December 22, 2016
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...
Edited by James Dunkerley
February 15, 2002
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Jason Wilson
December 1, 1981
Edited by John Maher
February 28, 2006