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A Man called Bee studying the Yanomamö /
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Title:A Man called Bee studying the Yanomamö / Documentary Educational Resources production ; a film by Napoleon A. Chagnon and Timothy Asch.
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Summary:Follows anthropologist Napoleon Chagnon as he collects anthropological field data among the Yanoama Indians of southern Venezuela. Includes information about the Yanomamo, such as their system of kinship ties, their religious beliefs and ceremonies, and the growth and fissioning of their widely scattered villages. Chagnon's commentary touches on the problems of the fieldworker, and the ambiguities of the anthropologist's role and his relation to the subjects of his study.
Available only to current Chattanooga State students, faculty, and staff.
Series:Ethnographic video online.
Subjects:Chagnon, Napoleon A., 1938-
Indians of South America--Venezuela.