Archive

The Good Project believes in sharing knowledge, wisdom, and resources. We have created this page in order to disseminate publications that has advanced our understanding of Yanomami and Cabecar culture. This is a work in progress. Please share your feedback and comments. Enjoy!


  1. A., Hortensia Caballero. Los Yanomami. N.p.: n.p., n.d. Print. ISBN: 978-980-14-1955-6
  2. Borofsky, Rober, and Bruce Albert. Yanomami: The Fierce Controversy and What We Can Learn from It. Berkeley: U of California, 2005. Print ISBN: 0-520-24404-4
  3. Chagnon, Napleon A. Ya̧nomamö. Fort Worth: Harcourt Brace College, 1997. Print. ISBN: 0-15-505327-2
  4. Dawson, Mike. I Can See the Shore: Growing up Yanomamo Today. Larkspur, CO: Grace Acres, 2010. Print. ISBN: 978-1-60265-030-5
  5. Kelly, José Antonio. State Healthcare and Yanomami Transformations: A Symmetrical Ethnography. Tucson: U of Arizona, 2011. Print. ISBN: 978-0-81652920-9
  6. Kelly, José Antonio (2017). On Yanomami ceremonial dialogues: A political aesthetic of metaphorical agency. Journal De La Société Des Américanistes, 103(103-1), 179-214. doi:10.4000/jsa.14892
  7. Lizot, Jacques. Tales of the Yanomami: Daily Live in the Venezuelan Forest. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1991. Print. 0-521-40672-2
  8. Peters, John F. Life among the Yanomami: The Story of Change among the Xilixana on the Mucajai River in Brazil. Peterborough, Ont.: Broadview, 1998. Print. ISBN: 1-55111-193-4
  9. Plotkin, Mark J. Tales of a Shaman’s Apprentice: An Ethnobotanist Searches for New Medicines in the Amazon Rain Forest. New York: Viking, 1993. Print. ISBN: 0-14-021991-X
  10. Ritchie, Mark A. Spirit of the Rainforest: A Yanomamö Shaman’s Story. Chicago: Island Lake, 2000. Print. ISBN: 0-9646952-3-5
  11. Smole, William J. The Yanoama Indians: A Cultural Geography. Austin: U of Texas, 1976. Print. ISBN: 0-292-71019-4