Assimilating Otherness: changes and identity conflicts among the Amazonian Indians of eastern Ecuador
Carlos Benítez Trinidad Universidade Federal da Bahia – Brasil
Carlos Benítez Trinidad
Universidade Federal da Bahia – Brasil
Journal Issue: New Digital Edition (2015)
The purpose of this paper is to show, through oral sources, how modernity and globalization are rapidly gaining ground among the indigenous inhabitants of the Ecuadorian Amazon and how this is affecting the identity and conception of reality of these peoples.