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Title: Ecology and Acculturation Among Native Peoples of Central Brazil
Authors: Gross, Daniel R.
Eiten, George
Flowers, Nancy M.
Leoi, Francisca M.
Ritter, Madeline L.
Werner, Dennis W.
Abstract: Simple exposure to Western goods may not be a sufficient explanation of why isolated village communities increase their participation in external market economies. The degree of market participation by four native villages in central Brazil is related to the difficulty of making a living from slash-and-burn subsistence agriculture as measured by the ratio of labor input to food output
Keywords: Brazil
Health of Indigenous Peoples
Indians, South American
Feeding Behavior
Amazonian Ecosystem
Keywords: Região Centro-Oeste
Região Amazônica
Alimentação e Nutrição
DeCS: Brasil
Saúde de Populações Indígenas
Índios Sul-Americanos
Hábitos Alimentares
Antropologia Cultural
Ecossistema Amazônico
Alimentos, Dieta e Nutrição
Issue Date: 1979
Publisher: Associação Americana para o Avanço da Ciência (Estados Unidos)
Citation: GROSS, D. R.; et al. Ecology and Acculturation Among Native Peoples of Central Brazil. Science, v. 206, n. 4422, p. 1043-1050, 1979.
metadata.dc.identifier.doi: 10.1126/science.206.4422.1043
ISSN: 0036-8075, 1095-9203
Copyright: open access
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