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Consuming Grief

Compassionate Cannibalism in an Amazonian Society

by Beth A. Conklin

  • 234 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by University of Texas Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American studies,
  • Ethnography,
  • Death And Dying (Sociological Aspects),
  • Manners And Customs,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Amazon river,
  • Latin America,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Brazil,
  • Cannibalism,
  • Funeral customs and rites,
  • Pakaasnovos Indians

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9671119M
    ISBN 100292712324
    ISBN 109780292712324

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A Reading List for the Grieving. By Meghan O’Rourk e. consuming books obsessively in an attempt to better understand my experience. Emily Dickinson’s poems about the isolation of grief.Consuming Grief Chapter 1 (p) Summary Chapter One lays out the groundwork of how cannibalism was studied in the Wari Tribe in South America.

The author, Beth Conklin describes cannibalism in other parts of the world and cites evidence of its existence.