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  • Acting Incaby E. Gabrielle Kuenzli

    University of Pittsburgh Press 2013; US$ 26.95

    For most of the postcolonial era, the Aymara Indians of highland Bolivia were a group without representation in national politics. Believing that their cause would finally be recognized, the Aymara fought alongside the victorious liberals during the Civil War of 1899. Despite Aymara loyalty, liberals quickly moved to marginalize them after the war.... more...

  • Adaptive Responses of Native Amazoniansby Raymond B. Hames

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

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  • Afterlives of Confinementby Susana Draper

    University of Pittsburgh Press 2012; US$ 26.95

    During the age of dictatorships, Latin American prisons became a symbol for the vanquishing of political opponents, many of whom were never seen again. In the postdictatorship era of the 1990s, a number of these prisons were repurposed into shopping malls, museums, and memorials. Susana Draper uses the phenomenon of the ?opening? of prisons and detention... more...

  • Against Typological Tyranny in Archaeologyby

    Springer New York 2013; US$ 129.00

    ?Includes case studies from South America and most authors are from South America Departs from traditional metropolitan dominance Important for any decolonial/anticolonial consideration of archaeology   more...

  • Allies at Oddsby John Charles

    University of New Mexico Press 2010; US$ 29.95

    Explores the vital, often conflictive role indigenous agents played in the creation of Andean Christian society. more...

  • Ancient Alterity in the Andesby George F. Lau

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 44.95

    Ancient Alterity in the Andes is the first major treatment on ancient alterity: how people in the past regarded others. At least since the 1970s, alterity has been an influential concept in different fields, from art history, psychology and philosophy, to linguistics and ethnography. Having gained steam in concert with postmodernism?s emphasis on... more...

  • Andean Archaeology IIIby William Isbell; Helaine Silverman

    Springer US 2006; US$ 49.99

    The third volume in the Andean Archaeology series, this book focuses on the marked cultural differences between the northern and southern regions of the Central Andes, and considers the conditions under which these differences evolved, grew pronounced, and diminished. As can be seen in any large geographic or political region (e.g., the United States,... more...

  • The Andesby Jason Wilson

    Oxford University Press, USA 2009; US$ 11.99

    Introduction 1: The Venezuelan Andes 2: Colombian Andes 3: Ecuadorian Andes 4: Peruvian Andes 5: Bolivian Andes 6: Argentine and Chilean Andes more...

  • Andesby Michael Jacobs

    Counterpoint 2011; US$ 24.95

    For centuries, the Andes have caught the imagination of travelers, inspiring fear and wonder. The groundbreaking scientist Alexander von Humboldt claimed that “everything here is grander and more majestic than in the Swiss Alps, the Pyrenees, the Carpathians, the Apennines, and all other mountains I have known.? Rivaled in height only by the Himalayas... more...

  • Archaeology in Latin Americaby Benjamin Alberti; Gustavo G. Politis

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 73.95

    This pioneering and comprehensive survey is the first overview of current themes in Latin American archaeology written solely by academics native to the region, and it makes their collected expertise available to an English-speaking audience for the first time. The contributors cover the most significant issues in the archaeology of Latin America,... more...