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Ethnology of the Ungava District, Hudson Bay Territory

Written by Lucien M. Turner
Introduction by Stephen Loring


Format: eBook, 189 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $49.95

Lucien Turner arrived at the present-day community of Kuujjuaq on the northern Quebec-Labrador peninsula in 1882. As with his earlier long-term appointments in Alaska, he primarily conducted meteorological, atmospheric, and tidal observations for the U.S. Army's Signal Corps. But he also developed a meaningful rapport with the Innu and Inuit, spending... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Raramuri Souls
Knowledge and Social Process in Northern Mexico
Written by William L. Merrill


Format: eBook, 237 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $37.95

In his sensitive portrayal of the Raramuri (or Tarahumara) Indians, Merrill examines the ways in which a society, lacking formal educational institutions, produces and transmits its basic knowledge about the world. Read more >
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Ethnicity, Hunter-Gatherers, and the "Other"
Association or Assimilation in Africa
Edited by Susan Kent


Format: eBook, 360 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $64.95

As the world continues to shrink owing to globalization, the need to understand the diversity of culturally distinct societies and their interactions with neighboring groups becomes greater than ever. Susan Kent has invited an international team of experts to present their insights into how one type of society, African hunter-gatherers, has... Read more >
The Hand
The Hand
Written by Frank R. Wilson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307772770
Our Price: $13.99
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The Hand
How Its Use Shapes the Brain, Language, and Human Culture
Written by Frank R. Wilson


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: October 27, 2010
Price: $13.99

"A startling argument . . . provocative . . . absorbing." --The Boston Globe

"Ambitious . . . arresting . . . celebrates the importance of hands to our lives today as well as to the history of our species."
--The New York Times Book Review

The human hand is a miracle of... Read more >
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Handbook of North American Indians, Volume 2
Handbook of North American Indians, Volume 2
Series edited by William C. Sturtevant, Edited by Garrick A. Bailey
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780160803888
Our Price: $99.95
 Quantity: 1 
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Handbook of North American Indians, Volume 2
Indians in Contemporary Society
Series edited by William C. Sturtevant
Edited by Garrick A. Bailey


Format: Hardcover, 577 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2008
Price: $99.95

This volume provides a basic reference work on Indians and Arctic peoples as a continuing element in a changing and sometimes difficult environment responding to the social forces around them, making such accommodations as circumstances require, but remaining identifiably Indian in a contemporary society. Read more >
Handbook of North American Indians, Volume 17
Handbook of North American Indians, Volume 17
Series edited by William C. Sturtevant, Edited by Ives Goddard
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780874741971
Our Price: $99.95
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Handbook of North American Indians, Volume 17
Languages
Series edited by William C. Sturtevant
Edited by Ives Goddard


Format: Hardcover, 958 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2006
Price: $99.95

Provides a basic reference work on the Native languages of North America, their characteristics and uses, their historical relationships, and the history of research on these languages. Fold-out, color, volume map. Read more >
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