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The North American Indians : a sourcebook / edited, and with introductions by Roger C. Owen, James J.F. Deetz [and] Anthony D. Fisher.

; Deetz, James, compiler ; Fisher, Anthony D., compiler
New York : The Macmillan Company, 1967.
ISBN 9780023900303, 002390030X

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Other Authors Deetz, James,
Fisher, Anthony D.,
Owen, Roger C.,
Subjects Indianen.
Indians of North America -- Miscellanea.
Indians of North America.
Indians, North American.
Indiens d'Amérique -- Amérique du Nord.
Inuit.
Description xv, 752 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1967.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 693-714) and index.
Also issued online.
Summary General introduction to the study of the aboriginal populations of North America. College and university level.
Contents History and Evolution of American Indian Cultures / Gordon R. Willey -- North American Culture Areas / Clark Wissler -- Demography of the American Indians / Alfred L. Kroeber -- Physical Types of American Indians / T. Dale Stewart, Marshall T. Newman -- Ecology and Physical Types of the American Indians / Marshall T. Newman -- Indian Languages of North America / Harry Hoijer -- North American Indian Languages: A Synthesis / Morris Swadesh -- Religion Among American Indians / Ruth Underhill -- American Indian Music / Bruno Nettl -- The Aleut-Eskimo Community / William S. Laughlin -- Eskimo-Aleut Religion / Gordon H. Marsh -- Eskimo Customary Law / Robert F. Spencer -- Tales from the Central Eskimo / Franz Boas -- The Problem of the Aged in Eskimo Society / Peter Freuchen -- Hunting Bands of Eastern and Western Canada / Diamond Jennes -- Ojibwa World View / A. Irving Hallowell -- The Great Basin Shoshonean Indians / Julian H. Steward -- Paviotso Shamanism / Willard Z. Park -- The Life Cycle of the Plateau Sanpoil / Verne F. Ray -- Shuswap Coyote Stories / James A. Teit -- Indians of the Northwest Coast / Philip Drucker -- The Coast Salish of Canada / Homer G. Barnett -- The Potlatch in Kwakiutl Life / Helen Codere -- Art of the Northwest Coast Indians / Philip Drucker.
The Indians of California / Alfred L. Kroeber -- Belief and Behavior in Northwest California Indian Society / Walter Goldschmidt -- The Use of Acorns in California / Edward W. Gifford -- Homosexuality Among the Mohave Indians / Goerge Devereux -- Gatherers and Farmers in the Greater Southwest / Paul Kirchhoff -- The Kinship Behavior of the Hopi Indians / Fred Eggan -- Pima Indian Subsistence / Frank Russell -- Maricopa Warfare / Leslie Spier -- The Language of the Navaho / Clyde Kluckhohn, Dorthea Leighton -- The Death Practices of the Kiowa Apache / Morris E. Opler, William E. Bittle -- The Culture-Type of the Plains Indians / Robert H. Lowie -- The Horse Complex in Plains Indian History / John C. Ewers -- The Kiowa Sun Dance / Leslie Spier -- Coup and Scalp Among the Plains Indians / George B. Grinnell -- Prehistoric Cultures of the East / Albert C. Spaulding -- Early Accounts of the Natchez / John R. Swanton -- The Cherokee in the Eighteenth Century / Fred Gearing -- Iroquois Social Organization / Alexander A. Goldenweiser -- The Indian Tribes of the Upper Great Lakes Region / George I. Quimby -- The Social Aspects of Huron Property / Mary W. Herman -- Women in Menomini Culture / Louise S. Spindler -- Socioeconomic Conditions of Contemporary American Indians / William H. Kelly -- Indian and European: Indian-White Relations from Discovery to 1887 / D'Arcy McNickle -- The Acculturation of American Indians / Evon Z. Vogt -- The Peyote Way / James S. Slotkin -- Education Among American Indians: Individual and Cultural Aspects / Robert J. Havighurst -- Pluralism and the American Indian / Robert A. Manners -- Divergent Views on "Pluralism and the American Indian" / John Collier vs. Robert A. Manners.
Section 1. Introduction -- Section 2. The Eskimo -- Section 3. The Northern hunters -- Section 4. The Basin-Plateau -- Section 5. The Northwest coast -- Section 6. California -- Section 7. The Southwest -- Section 8. The Plains -- Section 9. The Eastern agriculturists -- Section 10. The Indian in the modern world.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)419874
(OCoLC)ocm00419874
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