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Food, Gender, and Poverty in the Ecuadorian Andes

Mary J. Weismantel

Food, Gender, and Poverty in the Ecuadorian Andes

by Mary J. Weismantel

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Univ of Pennsylvania Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology,
  • Ecuador,
  • Gender studies,
  • Native American Anthropology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9469724M
    ISBN 100812214072
    ISBN 109780812214079
    OCLC/WorldCa232129077

    Winner of the Senior Book Prize from the American Ethnological Society. Cholas and Pishtacos are two provocative characters from South American popular culture-a sensual mixed-race woman and a horrifying white killerwho show up in everything from horror stories and dirty jokes to romantic novels and travel posters. In this elegantly written book, these two figures become vehicles for an Author: Mary Weismantel. Volume II: Gender and Poverty in the Domestic Domain. Editor’s Introduction to Volume II. Part 1: Gender, Households, and Poverty. Katherine Brickell and Sylvia Chant, ‘"The Unbearable Heaviness of Being": Reflections on Female Altruism in Cambodia, Philippines, The Gambia and Costa Rica’, Progress in Development Studies, , 10, 2.

    search input Search input auto suggest. search filter. Ecuador: Approach to poverty could change under new government Agencia Andes reported one of his plans is to build new housing units for the country’s poorest. According to María Fernanda Espinosa, the candidate’s spokeswoman, the project will be financed by the General State Budget and will not impose additional taxes on Ecuadorian.

    Bringing Body to Bear in the Andes: Ethnicity, Gender, and Health in Highland Ecuador. Sara Cooley. Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan Introduction. Medicine everywhere is a means to effect change, to reproduce and reconstruct the world in accordance to one’s own vision. cultural aspects of food including a book by M. J. Weismantel, “Food, gender, and poverty in the Ecuadorian Andes. Travel Abroad: May 25th-June 5th, Wrap-up: June 30th, Credits: 3 cr. There are no formal coursework pre-requisites for this course but students must be .


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Google ScholarCited by: 5. Mary Weismantel is an associate professor in the Department of Anthropology and chair of Latin American studies at Northwestern University. She is the author of Food, Gender and Poverty in the Ecuadorian Andes.

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In this elegantly written book, these two figures become vehicles for an Price: $ Ecuador is one of seventeen megadiverse countries in the world according to Conservation International, and it has the most biodiversity per square kilometer of any nation.

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Food, Gender and Poverty in the Ecuadorian Andes. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. Paperback edition, Spanish translation: Alimentación, género y pobreza en los andes ecuatorianos, Biblioteca Abya-Yala, Re-issued by Waveland Press, Articles.

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