The North Alaskan Eskimo : a study in ecology and society / by Robert F. Spencer.

Washington : U.S. Government Printing Office, 1959.

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Subjects Alaska.
Inuit -- Alaska.
Inuits -- États-Unis -- Alaska (États-Unis)
Inupiat -- Alaska.
Sociale structuur.
Series Bulletin (Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology) ; 171.
House document (United States. Congress. House) ; 85th Congress, no. 249.
Description vi, 490 pages, [12] pages of plates (3 folded) : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1959.
Notes Also issued as House document numbers 249, 85th Congress, 1st session.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 455-461) and index.
Also issued online.
Contents The land and the people -- Language -- Houses and settlements -- Family and kinship -- Customary law -- Economy and society -- Property, wealth, and status -- Competition and cooperation -- Voluntary associations -- Trade -- The Messenger Feast (kimnic)-- The individual and the life cycle -- The supernatural -- Shamanism -- The cults -- Culture change -- Folklore -- Appendices. Tobacco ; Dogs ; Pottery ; Time reckoning, enumeration.
Geographic Area Alaska
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1025161
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WorldCat Identities Spencer, Robert F.
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