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Alliance in Eskimo society / edited by Lee Guemple.

; American Anthropological Association ; American Ethnological Society
Seattle, Wash. : American Ethnological Society ; distributed by the University of Washington Press, [1972] .
ISBN 9780295952369, 0295952369

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Other Authors Guemple, D. Lee, 1930-
American Anthropological Association.
American Ethnological Society.
Subjects Eskimos -- Social life and customs -- Congresses.
Eskimos -- Social life and customs.
Series American Ethnological Society. Spring Meeting. American Ethnological Society proceedings, 1957-1972 ; Supplement.
Description 131 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Copyright Date [1972]
Notes Papers presented at a symposium held during the November 1971 meeting of the American Anthropological Association in New York.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-131).
Summary Papers presented at a symposium held during the November 1971 meeting of the American Anthropological Association in New York. The symposium provided a description and analysis of all those kinship and non-kinship usages which operate as alliances in Eskimo society.
Contents Introduction / Lee Guemple -- Flexibility in Canadian Eskimo social forms and behavior: a situational and transactional appraisal / Colin Adams -- Alliance and conflict: inter-regional relations in north Alaska / Ernest S. Burch, Jr. and Thomas C. Correll -- The structure of central Eskimo associations / David Damas -- Kinship and alliance in Belcher Island Eskimo society / Lee Guemple -- Divorce as an alliance mechanism among Eskimos / Albert Heinrich -- You have to be a good lawyer to be an Eskimo / Lawrence Hennigh -- The social composition of the north Alaskan whaling crew / Robert F. Spencer.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Geographic Area Alaska
Canada
Network Numbers (OCoLC)314355
(OCoLC)ocm00314355
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