Rainforest cowboys : the rise of ranching and cattle culture in western Amazonia / Jeffrey Hoelle.

By: Hoelle, Jeffrey, 1976-Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooksPublisher: Austin, TX : University of Texas Press, 2015Edition: First editionDescription: 1 online resourceContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780292768154; 029276815XSubject(s): Beef cattle -- Environmental aspects -- Brazil -- Acre | Ranching -- Environmental aspects -- Brazil -- Acre | Deforestation -- Brazil -- Acre | Human ecology -- Brazil -- AcreAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Rainforest cowboys.DDC classification: 636.2/13098112 LOC classification: SF196.B6 | H64 2015Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
List of illustrations -- List of tables -- Acknowledgments -- The journey to acre -- The expansion of cattle raising in acre -- Ruminations on cattle economies and cattle cultures -- Ideologies of nature and human¿environment interactions -- The ranchers: smooth hands, progress, and production -- The city and the contri -- Here¿s the beef: symbol, sustenance, and hamburger connections -- Rubber-tapper and colonist transitions : environment, practice, and identity -- The appropriation of cattle culture : perceptions, behaviors, and methodological considerations -- The full picture -- Appendix A. Social groups and research area -- Appendix B. Methods and data -- Appendix C. Levels of agreement among social groups -- Notes -- Works cited -- Index.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

List of illustrations -- List of tables -- Acknowledgments -- The journey to acre -- The expansion of cattle raising in acre -- Ruminations on cattle economies and cattle cultures -- Ideologies of nature and human¿environment interactions -- The ranchers: smooth hands, progress, and production -- The city and the contri -- Here¿s the beef: symbol, sustenance, and hamburger connections -- Rubber-tapper and colonist transitions : environment, practice, and identity -- The appropriation of cattle culture : perceptions, behaviors, and methodological considerations -- The full picture -- Appendix A. Social groups and research area -- Appendix B. Methods and data -- Appendix C. Levels of agreement among social groups -- Notes -- Works cited -- Index.

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