Indian families of the northwest coast : the impact of change / Claudia Lewis.


Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1970.
ISBN 0226476865

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Subjects British Columbia.
Canada, British Columbia -- Native races.
Familie.
Flathead (Indiens)
Indianer.
Indians of North America -- British Columbia.
Indians of North America -- Vancouver Island.
Indians of North America.
Indiens d'Amérique -- Colombie-Britannique.
Salish Indians.
Description xi, 224 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1970.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Study of the effect of contact with "white" society on a northwest coast Indian band.
Contents The setting, the problem and the approach : Location and terrain ; Kinship system ; Social organization adn status ; Spirit power ; Spirit dancing ; Other uses of the supernatural ; Life after death ; the cycle of life -- Enter the white man : The first fifty years ; Introduction to 1954 -- Settlement pattern and social organization, 1954 : Overview of the reserve ; Settlement pattern of village I ; Band unity ; Beyond the reserve ; In the town -- Three households : The old indian ways : Paul Harry family ; Between teh old and the new: Bill Gordon household ; New ways: Fred Wilson family -- Family and community life : The crowded, cluttered household ; The women of the house: persistence of old roles ; Marriages ; Lives of men : the cycle of poverty and dependence ; The search for status ; Young people: old way or new? ; The children and their challenge -- The new way: impluications, recommendations, predictions -- Epilogue: Summer 1968.
Geographic Area British Columbia
Network Numbers (OCoLC)120103
(OCoLC)ocm00120103
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Lewis, Claudia, 1907-2001.
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