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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 207–209.
Published: 01 January 2005
....) 2005 Book Reviews Constructing Cultures Then and Now: Celebrating Franz Boas and the Jesup North Pacific Expedition. Contributions to Circumpolar Anthro- pology, 4. Edited by Laurel Kendall and Igor Krupnik. (Washington, DC: Arctic Studies Center, National Museum of Natural History...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 729–732.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Sergei Kan Before Boas: The Genesis of Ethnography and Ethnology in the German Enlightenment . By Vermeulen Han F. . ( Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2015 . xxiii+718 pp., acknowledgments, preface, introduction, epilogue, bibliography, index . $75.00 cloth.) Copyright...
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Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 14. Drawing of one-half of Tyee Bob’s kitsaksuu-ilthim (cedar board potlatch screen), shown in Franz Boas’s article “The Nootka” (1890: 40). More
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (3): 605–606.
Published: 01 July 2019
... of fragments” (ix) of the stories told by the Chehalis people of the State of Washington. The editor, Jolynn Amrine Goertz, views her work as gathering and contextualizing these stories by showing the engagement of anthropologists, notably Franz Boas and his students Thelma Adamson and Melville Jacobs...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 301–302.
Published: 01 April 2017
..., mostly involving uncovered archival materials, while the next four offer a reexamination of central anthropological thinkers in light of new perspectives or applications. The most fascinating chapter comes right at the start, as Laurel Kendall uses the archives of Boas’s correspondence to tell...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 779–781.
Published: 01 October 2003
... Morris K. Jesup, this grand research effort was devised and led by curator Franz Boas. Boas’s ultimate goal was to elucidate the relationship of adjacent American and Asian Native cultures and ultimately their his- torical...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (3): 445–477.
Published: 01 July 2006
... Angakkuit and Leaders: Parousial Movements among the Inuit of Northeast Canada. Numen 46 : 370 -411. Boas, Franz 1885 Cumberland Sound and Its Eskimos. Popular Science Monthly 27 : 768 -79. 1901 The Eskimo of Baffin Land and Hudson Bay: From Notes Collected by George Comer, James S. Mutch...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 387–405.
Published: 01 April 2012
... that anthropologists such as Franz Boas, Marius Barbeau, and Viola Gar™eld relied on was a mixture of adawx, the oªcial and com- munally validated history of the Tsimshian, and personal reminiscences of elders, all of which are retrospective. Clah perhaps epitomizes the ideal ethnohistorical source...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 353–384.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Figure 14. Drawing of one-half of Tyee Bob’s kitsaksuu-ilthim (cedar board potlatch screen), shown in Franz Boas’s article “The Nootka” (1890: 40). ...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (2): 191–220.
Published: 01 April 2020
.... Narratives from along the Northwest Coast highlight the association between salmon weirs and control, power, and authority (Cullen 2017 : 150). In a set of myths and legends recorded by Boas in the late 1800s, it is clear that weirs were devices that conveyed significance across cultures. For instance...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (1): 41–68.
Published: 01 January 2002
..., Homer G. 1955 The Coast Salish of British Columbia . Eugene: University of Oregon Press. Boas, Franz 1891 The Nootka. In Second Annual Report on the Indians of British Columbia . Pp. 582 -715. Report of the Sixtieth Meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, 1890. London...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 651–678.
Published: 01 October 2010
... of North Carolina Press. Asch, Michael I. 1983 Dene Self-Determination and the Study of Hunter-Gatherers in the Modern World. In Politics and History in Band Societies . Eleanor Leacock and Richard Lee, eds. Pp. 347 –71. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Boas, Franz 1903 The Jesup North...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (1): 185–186.
Published: 01 January 2020
... scholarship on American ethnology, but vastly expands our knowledge of the many Native women and men who provided access and traditional knowledge to anthropologists. Native men such as George Hunt (Kwakwaka ‘wakw), who worked with Franz Boas, generally failed to credit their wives, among others...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 549–574.
Published: 01 July 2014
... and moved to the Xingu Indigenous Park (Grünberg 2004). Working as sertanistas for the Brazilian government, the Villas-Bôas brothers1 had the mission of pacifying and relocating indigenous peoples living in the region, which was to be colonized by southern Brazilian migrants. They contacted...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 677–700.
Published: 01 October 2004
... their culture and oral tradition have hardly survived to the present day. Of course this is also the case for many Aboriginal oral traditions in North America, but unfortunately, unlike Aboriginal peoples, voyageurs did not become a favorite subject of early anthropologists, such as Franz Boas and his...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 359–392.
Published: 01 July 2011
... Year Informant(s) Coast Salish Group Attribution Robson, Ebenezer (ER) 1863 Skenahan Cowichan Tate, Charles Montgomery (CT) n.d. (ca. 1870s) Unknown Snuneymuxw Boas, Franz (FB...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 209–210.
Published: 01 January 2005
... Cultures Then and Now: Celebrating Franz Boas and the Jesup North Pacific Expedition. Contributions to Circumpolar Anthro- pology, 4. Edited by Laurel Kendall and Igor Krupnik. (Washington, DC: Arctic Studies Center, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, 2003. xviii + 364 pp...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 211–212.
Published: 01 January 2005
...: Celebrating Franz Boas and the Jesup North Pacific Expedition. Contributions to Circumpolar Anthro- pology, 4. Edited by Laurel Kendall and Igor Krupnik. (Washington, DC: Arctic Studies Center, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, 2003. xviii + 364 pp., introduction, tables...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 212–213.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Pamela Innes By Jason Baird Jackson. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2003. xx,345 pp., illustrations, bibliography, index. $75.00 cloth.) 2005 Book Reviews Constructing Cultures Then and Now: Celebrating Franz Boas and the Jesup North Pacific Expedition. Contributions...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 214–216.
Published: 01 January 2005
...T. Kam Manahan Edited by Payson Sheets. (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2002. xii +226 pp., preface, introduction, maps, drawings, photos, glossary,bibliography, index. $60.00 cloth.) 2005 Book Reviews Constructing Cultures Then and Now: Celebrating Franz Boas and the Jesup North...