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Voice of the mountains: radio and anthropology

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
O'Connor, Alan (main author)
Format:
Book
Publication Date:
2006
Published:
USA: University Press of America, Lanham, Maryland.
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
Bolivia, development, development communication, development issues, distribution, Ecuador, farm families, farmers, indigenous knowledge, information services, Latin America, radio, radio programs, radio stations, roles, rural conditions, rural development, rural people, traditional knowledge
Notes:
70 pages, "This book is intended as a critique of the field of development communication and in this, anthropology has a key role to play." Author examines the uses of radio for development, the impact on oral culture and the use of radio by indigenous people in Ecuator and miners in Bolivia.