aboriginal cultural geography of the Llanos de Mojos of Bolivia

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Statementby William M. Denevan.
SeriesIbero-Americana,, 48, University of California publications., 48.
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LC ClassificationsF1401 .I22 no. 48
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Paginationx, 185 p.
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Open LibraryOL5563119M
LC Control Number67063713
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Berkeley, University of California Press, The aboriginal cultural geography of the Llanos de Mojos of Bolivia by William M. Denevan,University of California Press edition, in EnglishPages: Click on the article title to read by: 2. Translation of: The aboriginal cultural geography of the Llanos de Mojos of Bolivia.

Description: pages: illustrations ; 22 cm: Other Titles: Aboriginal cultural geography of the Llanos de Mojos of Bolivia. Responsibility: William M. Denevan ; versión castellana de Josep M. Barnadas. The Mojeños, also known as Moxeños, Moxos, or Mojos, are an indigenous people of lived in south central Beni Department, on both banks of the Mamore River, and on the marshy plains to its west, known as the Llanos de Mamore is a tributary to the Madeira River in northern Bolivia.

Mojeños were traditionally hunter-gatherers, as well as farmers and pastoralists.

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The Llanos de Mojos (hereafter Mojos) is a tropical savanna in the Bolivian Amazon, shaped by cycles of drought and flood and the labor of generations of farmers. The accounts of Jesuit missionaries from the mid s described large villages with powerful chiefs and influential shamans in the savanna.

"Pre- Spanish Earthworks in the Llanos de Mojos of Northeastern Bolivia "x William M. Denevan Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin, U.S.A. Introduction. The Llanos de Mojos is a seasonally inundated tropical savanna occupying ab square miles in the Department of the Beni in northeastern Bolivia.

With respect to studies of precolumbian intensive agricultural systems, the Llanos de Mojos of Eastern Bolivia have much to offer in terms of impressive engineering projects such as raised field.

Geographic Research on Aboriginal and Peasant Cultures in Amazonia, William M. Denevan cultural geography of Amazonia. For an up-to-date, broader treatment of the literature see Eden ().

on the raised fields of the Llanos de Mojos of Bolivia was republished in revised form in Spanish (Denevan. Informe Preliminar sobre la Geografia de los Llanos de Mojos, Nordeste de Bolivia. Bol. Soc. Geogr. Hist. Sucre Antiq.

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) Swidden-Fallow Agroforestry in the Peruvian Amazon (ed., with Christine Padoch, ). He had seen unusual ridged features in the northern savannas of Bolivia during his Peruvian Times trips (pictured); his dissertation project on the aboriginal and colonial cultural geography of the Llanos de Mojos would focus on these “raised fields” and help make the study of these features one of the mainstays of both his own.

The Aboriginal Cultural Geography of the Llanos de Mojos of Bolivia(Univ. California Press, Berkeley, ). [6] Erickson, C. Archaeology in the American Tropics: Current Analytical Methods andApplications (ed. Stahl, P.) 66–95 (CambridgeUniv.

“ The Aboriginal Geography of the Llanos de Mojos of Bolivia,” Ibero-Americana, Vol. 48 (); “ Additional Comments on the Earthworks of Mojos, Northwest Bolovia,” American Antiquity, Vol. 28 (), pp.

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– W. Denevan, The Aboriginal Cultural Geography of the Llanos de Mojos of Bolivia (University of California Press, ). Hanagarth, Acerca de la Geoecología de las Sabanas del Beni en el Noreste de Bolivia (Instituto de Ecología, ). If you are interested in the archaeology, ethnohistory, or geography of the Bolivian Amazon, then there really is no replacement for William Denevan's The Aboriginal Cultural Geography of the Llanos de Mojos of Bolivia.

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Journal of Archaeological Science, Vol. Book Description: The largest group of indigenous people in the Bolivian Amazon, the Mojos, has coexisted with non-Natives since the late s, when they accepted Jesuit missionaries into their homeland, converted to Catholicism, and adapted their traditional lifestyle to the conventions of.

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