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Intellectual Culture of Copper Eskimos

Knud Rasmussen

Intellectual Culture of Copper Eskimos

by Knud Rasmussen

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Published by AMS Press .
Written in English


About the Edition

Reprint of the 1932 edition

Edition Notes

SeriesThule Expedition, 5th, 1921-1924 : No 9
The Physical Object
Number of Pages350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7475368M
ISBN 100404583245
ISBN 109780404583248

  Intellectual culture of the Copper Eskimos by Knud Rasmussen 4 editions - first published in First published in , The Life of the Copper Eskimos has long been regarded as a classic of Arctic ethnography. In this groundbreaking work, pioneer anthropologist Diamond Jenness describes in vivid detail the everyday interactions, practices, customs, and beliefs of the Copper Inuit (Inuinnait) with whom he lived from to people who were, at the time, barely touched by contact.

Reprint of the 1st pt. of the 3 v. work Intellectual culture of the Hudson Bay Eskimos, published in by Gyldendal, Copenhagen, originally issued as v. 7, no. 1 of Report of the fifth Thyle Expedition Intellectual Culture of the Copper Eskimos, Report of the fifth Thule Expedition, Vol. IX, Copenhagen Gyldendalske Boghandel, Nordisk Forlag, p. severe Eskimo stories into resembling the sweet animal fantasies of the white man's tradition. “Apropos of Eskimo, I once heard a missionary describe the extraordinary difficulty he had found in translating the Bible into Eskimo. It was useless to talk of corn or wine to a people who did not know even what they meant, so he had to use equivalents within their powers of comprehension.

The Netsilik Eskimos, social life and spiritual culture / by Knud Rasmussen ; translated from the Danish by W. E. Calvert. G R22 V.8 NO Intellectual culture of the Copper Eskimos / by Knud Rasmussen ; translated by W. E. Calvert. Intellectual culture of the Copper Eskimos. Report of the Fifth Thule Expedition –24 9. Copenhagen: Gyldendalske Boghandel, Nordisk Forlag. Ray, D.J. A legacy of Arctic art. Seattle (WA): University of Washington Press. Saladin D’anglure, B. and Greenland. The Copper Inuit, in the western portion of the Northwest Passage, believed that parts of an eagle's beak or claws give good fortune in all kinds of hunting In West Greenland, the 8 Edward Moffat Weyer, The Eskimos: Their Environment and Folkways (; reprint, Hamden, Conn.: Archon Books, ), pp.


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