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Kwakiutl ethnography.

Franz Boas

Kwakiutl ethnography.

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kwakiutl Indians

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Helen Codere.
    SeriesClassics in anthropology
    ContributionsCodere, Helen, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.K9 B49
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvii, 439 p.
    Number of Pages439
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5984335M
    LC Control Number66013861


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Kwakiutl Ethnography. Franz Boas. Edited and abridged, with an introduction, by Helen Codere. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, pp., illus.

$Cited by: 3. This book is a reprint of a now classic text dealing with Wolcott's dissertation topic on the study of a Kwakiutl Indian village and the one-room school he taught at Village Island in the Alert Bay region of British Columbia. Within the book, Wolcott's interest in anthropology and training as an Pages:   An illustration of an open book.

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Ethnology of the Kwakiutl, based on data collected by George Hunt Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Get print book. No eBook available. Kwakiutl Ethnography. Franz Boas. University of Chicago Press, - History - pages. 0 Reviews. Presents an unfinished Boas manuscript and selected publications in which the renowned anthropologist records his observations of such aspects of Kwakiutl culture as social and economic organization.

BOOK REVIEWS ETHNOLOGY AND ETHNOGRAPHY Fighting with Property, A Study of Kwakiut2 Potlatching and Warfare, HELEN CODERE. (viii, pp., 5 figs., 20 tables, $ American Ethnological Society, Monograph No. 18, New York, ) This is a study of certain historical changes that have taken place in one manifesta.

The Kwakiutl are one of several indigenous First Nations that inhabit the western coast of British Columbia, Canada, from central and northern Vancouver Island to the adjacent mainland coast. In the s, the Kwakiutl officially changed their name to Kwakwaka'wakw, meaning “Kwak'wala speaking tribes”, though the two names are often used interchangeably by scholars and some Kwakiutl bands.

ethnography. Unfortunately, the book tells us directly little if anything more about the potlatch, the economy in general, and the adaptation of the Kwakiutl to their environment.

How well does the work serve its pur- pose. It gives us Boas’s hitherto unpublished Kwakiutl material, which is certainly good.

[CODERE] The Amiable Kwakiutl Franz Boas’ response ( ; ) to this character portrait of the Kwakiutl is comparatively little known, but, in spite of its brevity and incompleteness, it sets problems of great interest and utility for students of culture: Evidently, the wider the scope of the leading motive of culture the more it will.

The Kwakiutl contributed extensively to the early development of anthropology as the subjects of ethnographic studies by pioneering scholar Franz more than 5, pages written over almost half a century, Boas described and analyzed nearly every aspect of Kwakiutl culture and its relationships to other Northwest Coast Indians with whom the tribe shared general features of technology.

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The unfinished manuscript has been edited by Helen Codere in such a way as to make it possible to present a nearly complete account, in Boas' "owns words, of his findings and conclusions on the Indian tribe whose loving study had been the source.

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Kwakiutl Ethnography. FRANZ BOAS. Helen. Codere, ed. Chicago & London: Univer- sity of Chicago Press, (publication date). xxxvii + pp.

Presents an unfinished Boas manuscript and selected publications in which the renowned anthropologist records his observations of such aspects of Kwakiutl.

Get this from a library. Kwakiutl ethnography. Kwakiutl Ethnography – Franz Boas – Google Books. An early example of this concern is evident in his commencement address to Atlanta Universityat the invitation of W.

Boas concluded his lecture by acknowledging the importance of Darwin’s work. Among her achievements, was the editing of Franz Boas' book Kwakiutl Ethnography; after he died she continued the work of the Kwakiutl peoples. Inand –55, Codere went on trips to study the Kwakiutl people, where she lived with a family.

Later life. The Kwakiutl book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. An excellent portrayal of the life and values of a Kwakiutl group. Gilford Is The Kwakiutl book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Anthropology > Ethnography.

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xxxvii + pp. Presents an unfinished Boas manuscript and selected publications in which the renowned anthropologist records his observations of such aspects of Kwakiutl.

Kwakiutl winter ceremonial. But what are some of the broader characteristics of the ethnography. and, more particularly, what contribution does the ethnography make as Boas's final, if incomplete, summary of the Kwakiutl. In the first place, the volume is not a conventional ethnography, in that it is not a descriptive statement of a single.

Book Revieus mous labor antl was a signa.1 achievementperhaps the most significant one that can be rredited to Boas” (p. 33). A large part of Boas’ massive output was published in text and translation in order, he claimed, to present the culture as it appeared to the Indian himself.

ISBN; Jan 1, ; A Kwakiutl Village and School; This book is a reprint of a now classic text dealing with Wolcott's dissertation topic on the study of a Kwakiutl.

The Distributed Text: An Annotated Digital Edition of Franz Boas’s Pioneering Ethnography Project Abstract Inanthropologist Franz Boas published his major monograph, The Social Organization and the Secret Societies of the Kwakiutl Indians, a synthesis of his first decade of research on the Northwest Coast and one of the first holistic.

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The Kwakiutl even carried this reversal into the entire order of human existence, believing that winter wasn't a time at all, but rather a re-enactment of the timeless (Gill ).

During the time of the winter ceremonials, the people live communally, in large, wooden houses and they perform their dances in the Winter Ceremonial Lodge (Gill ). Franz Uri Boas (–) was a German-born American anthropologist and a pioneer of modern anthropology who has been called the "Father of American Anthropology".

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