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Education and Degrees
Licenciatura en Antropología at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (1980).
M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Social Anthropology at the London School of Economics and Political Science (1986).
Ph.D. Dissertation: The Power of Love: The Moral Use of Knowledge Amongst the Amuesha of Central Peru.
2009 Vital Enemies: Slavery, Predation, and the Amerindian Political Economy of Life (book) Austin: University of Texas Press.
2009 (ed.) The Occult Life of Things: Native Amazonian Theories of Materiality and Personhood (book) Tucson: The University of Arizona Press.
2002 Comparative Arawakan Histories: Rethinking Language Family and Culture Area in Amazonia (book) Urbana: University of Illinois Press. (co-edited with Jonathan D. Hill)
2000 Tamed Frontiers: Economy, Society, and Civil Rights in Upper Amazonia (book) Boulder: Westview Press. (co-authored with Frederica Barclay)
1998 Selva Central: History, Economy and Land-Use in Peruvian Amazonia (book) Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press. (co-authored with Frederica Barclay)
1991 The Power of Love: The Moral Use of Knowledge amongst the Amuesha of Central Peru (book) London: Athlone Press.