Migrants To Amazonia: Spontaneous Colonization In The Brazilian Frontier, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Migrants To Amazonia

Spontaneous Colonization In The Brazilian Frontier, 1st Edition

By Judith Lisansky

Routledge

176 pages

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Description

This book is the story of one Amazonian community located along the middle Araguaia River in the northeastern comer of the state of Mato Grosso. It is based on fourteen months of fieldwork in 1976, 1978, and 1979.

Table of Contents

1. Forests for Farming 2. Santa Terezinha, Mato Grosso 3. Frontier Expansion 4. The Small Farmers of Santa Terezinha 5. Peons and Merchants 6. Survival Strategies 7. Santa Terezinha Revisited: 1987

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC002000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / General