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Taking care of Sibös gifts: an environmental treatise from Costa Ricas KéköLdi Indigenous Reserve Paula Palmer

Taking care of Sibös gifts: an environmental treatise from Costa Ricas KéköLdi Indigenous Reserve

Paula Palmer

Published July 22nd 1993
ISBN : 9789977880198
Paperback
96 pages
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North American sociologist Paula Palmer collaborated with two indigenous Bribri women to produce this unique oral history of the Bribri people, inhabitants of Costa Ricas Atlantic rainforests. Elders share the traditional knowledge that defines themMoreNorth American sociologist Paula Palmer collaborated with two indigenous Bribri women to produce this unique oral history of the Bribri people, inhabitants of Costa Ricas Atlantic rainforests. Elders share the traditional knowledge that defines them as a people who take care of Sibos gifts -- the sacred gifts of flora and fauna. As they tell how their lives depend on rainforest resources, the Bribri people appeal to us all to support them in their struggle to preserve their forests and their way of life.