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Brown Michael F Books

Books di Brown Michael F

Upriver

Upriver

Brown Michael F. 
edizioni Harvard Univ Pr collana Harvard Univ Pr (Hardcover)

In this remarkable story of one man’s encounter with an indigenous people of Peru, Michael Brown guides his readers upriver into a contested zone of the Amazonian frontier, where more than 50,000 Awajún—renowned for their pugnacity and fierce independence—remain determined, against long odds, to live life on their...

€ 28,70
Who Owns Native Culture?

Who Owns Native Culture?

Brown Michael F. 
edizioni Harvard Univ Pr collana Harvard Univ Pr (Paperback)

The practical and artistic creations of native peoples permeate everyday life in settler nations, from the design elements on our clothing to the plot-lines of books we read to our children. Rarely, however, do native communities benefit materially from this use of their heritage, a situation that drives growing resistance...

€ 26,80
Tsewa's Gift

Tsewa's Gift

Brown Michael F. 
edizioni Univ of Alabama Pr collana Univ of Alabama Pr (Paperback) , 2006

 "An outstanding and innovative study on hunting, gardening, and love magic among the Aguaruna. . . . [It is] both highly useful ethnographically and an important contribution to the understanding of how a primitive culture conceptualizes its transactions with nature. The book touches on cosmology and religion as well...

€ 24,20
Criminal Investigation

Criminal Investigation

Brown Michael F. 
edizioni Butterworth-Heinemann collana Butterworth-Heinemann (Paperback) , 2001

This textbook provides students and law enforcement officers with the fundamentals of the criminal investigation process, from arrival on the scene to trial procedures. Written in a clear and simple style, Criminal Investigation: Law and Practice surpasses traditional texts by presenting a unique combination of legal,...

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€ 68,60
The Channeling Zone

The Channeling Zone

Brown Michael F. 
edizioni Harvard Univ Pr collana (Paperback)

Few expressions of New Age spirituality evoke greater skepticism and derision than does channeling, the practice of serving as a vessel for the voices of ancient or otherworldly beings. Channelers claim to be possessed by angels, aliens, and "ascended masters" who speak through them, offering advice and solace. Intellectuals...

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€ 21,50