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Synopsis:

This unique study investigates the effects of the long interaction between anthropologists and the Kwakwaka'wakw (or Kwakiutl) peoples of coastal British Columbia.

About the Author

Ira Jacknis is associate research anthropologist at the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley. He is also the author of Carving Traditions of Northwest California (1995) and coauthor of Objects of Myth and Memory (1991).

Product Details

ISBN:
9781588340115
Author:
Jacknis, Ira
Publisher:
Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press
Author:
JACKNIS IRA
Location:
Washington, D.C.
Subject:
History
Subject:
Museums
Subject:
Anthropologists
Subject:
Cultural property
Subject:
Kwakiutl Indians
Subject:
Canada - General
Subject:
Ethnological museums and collections
Subject:
Kwakiutl art.
Subject:
Anthropology - General
Subject:
Cultural property -- Repatriation.
Subject:
World History-Canada
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
Smithsonian Series in Ethnographic Inquiry
Series Volume:
106-679
Publication Date:
20020431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
9.2 x 6.2 x 1.3 in 1.625 lb

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"Synopsis" by , This unique study investigates the effects of the long interaction between anthropologists and the Kwakwaka'wakw (or Kwakiutl) peoples of coastal British Columbia.
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