Native Society and Disease in Colonial Ecuador
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Native Society and Disease in Colonial Ecuador by Suzanne Austin Alchon
Book DescriptionThis book examines the relationship between the indigenous peoples of northern Ecuador and disease, especially those infections introduced by Europeans during the sixteenth century. It addresses an important and often overlooked element in the history of Amerindian populations: their biological adaptability and resilience. But it is more than a history of disease incidents, medical responses, and population trends. The history of the biological experience under colonial rule. It differs from other studies in the field by its emphasis on the relationship between biological and social responses.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521401869
(228mm x 152mm x 13mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 31-Jan-1992
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Suzanne Austin Alchon
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A regional history of the Amerindians' biological experience under colonial rule.
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