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An Eskimo village in the modern world

Charles C. Hughes

An Eskimo village in the modern world

by Charles C. Hughes

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eskimos -- Alaska,
  • Native Village of Gambell

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Charles Campbell Hughes, with the collaboration of Jane M. Hughes.
    SeriesCornell studies in anthropology, Book collection on microfilm relating to the North American Indian -- reel 14.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxiv, 419 p.
    Number of Pages419
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16313047M
    OCLC/WorldCa7565485

      This author is well-aquainted with both modern and traditional Eskimo life, and really shows the reader both how it is now, and how it used to be. I am a teacher, and I recommend this book for anyone interested in Eskimo life, realistic stories of boy-against nature, or hunting and fishing activities.5/5(6).   Centuries-old traditions in Gambell, Alaska, Eskimo village of people on St Lawrence Island in Bering Strait, have been slipping away, as one of most remote villages on earth finally contends.

    Excavated from the ancient Yupik Eskimo village Kukuluk (coo coo' look) and traditional hunting camp sites (dating up to 10, years old) on St. Lawrence Island in the Bering Sea. From the west coast of the island the snow covered mountains of Siberia can be seen looming in the distance only 60 miles away. Eskimo people known as Siberian Yupik. There is far more to the world of the Inuits than cold temperatures and snow. In this book, readers discover the incredible ways these people have learned to thrive in their harsh climate. Readers explore Inuit history from the first Arctic dwellers to the present. The cultural struggle faced by the Inuits is presented as they work to survive in the modern world while still trying to preserve.

    The study of world religions is full of surprises. Just think of translating spiritual concepts from one language to another. In one West African language the world “joy” means, literally, “song in the body”. In the language of the Sioux Indians there is no world for “damn” – . The author describes, in text and photographs, the home, family, school, and day-to-day life of a seven-year-old Eskimo boy living in a small village in Alaska. Teachers. Teachers Home Lessons and Ideas Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Teacher's Tool Kit Student Activities The Teacher Store Book Clubs Book Fairs Scholastic Education.


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