The Yanomami Controversy

Background Information on the Yanomami Controversy (From Borofsky et al 2005:3-19) Reproduced from http://www.publicanthropology.org/forum/ At first glance, the Yanomami controversy might be perceived as being focused on a narrow subject. It centers on the accusations made by the investigative journalist Patrick Tierney against James Neel, a world-famous geneticist, and Napoleon Chagnon, a prominent anthropologist, regarding […]

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