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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


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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.


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Intellectual Culture of the Iglulik Eskimos book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.5/5(1). Intellectual culture of the Copper Eskimos - Knud Rasmussen - Google Books Report on life, customs and beliefs of Eskimos of the Coronation Gulf area.

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Intellectual culture of the Copper Eskimos. [Knud Rasmussen] -- Report on life, customs and beliefs of Eskimos of the Coronation Gulf area, with texts of songs and legends, data on games and string figures, and lists of words. Excerpt from Intellectual Culture of the Iglulik Eskimos And it has always been one of my main objects, in the portrayal of primitive culture, to get the natives' own views of life and its problems, their own ideas expressed in their own : Knud Rasmussen.

Title: Intellectual culture of the Copper Eskimos Published By: Original publisher Copenhagen, Denmark: [s.n.]. p., plates ill., map By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication by Knud Rasmussen. The Life of the Copper Eskimos.

Report of the Canadian Arctic Expedition, Vol. Ottawa: F. Acland (King's Printer). Rasmussen, Knud (). Intellectual Culture of the Copper Eskimos. Report of the Fifth Thule Expedition, Vol. Copenhagen: Gyldendalske Boghandel. Stefansson, Vilhjalmur ().

Life with the Eskimo. v Intellectual culture of the Iglulik Eskimos. -- v Observations on the intellectual culture of the Caribou Eskimos. -- v Eskimo (ĕs´kəmō), a general term used to refer to a number of groups inhabiting the coastline from the Bering Sea to Greenland and the Chukchi Peninsula in NE Siberia.A number of distinct groups, based on differences in patterns of resource exploitation, are commonly identified, including Siberian, St.

Lawrence Island, Nunivak, Chugach, Nunamiut, North Alaskan, Mackenzie, Copper, Caribou. Excerpt from Observations on the Intellectual Culture of the Caribou Eskimos While with these people I endeavoured especially to enter into their intellectual life and their religious notions, and in the following I shall describe the results of these studies.

But if my statement is to some extent summary and the material is presented in Reviews: 1. Intellectual Culture of the Copper Eskimos. KNUD RASMUSSEN. (Same series, Vol. ) With the passing of Knud Rasmussen the Eskimo lost their best interpreter, and science the leading student of a fascinating people.

The present large and well il-lustrated volume, one of the fruits of his long trek across Arctic America, is a worthy. NORTH AMERICA: The Netsilik Eskimos. Social Life and Spiritual Culture. K nud R asmussen.: Intellectual Culture of the Copper Eskimos.

K nud R asmussen. Duncan Strong. Bureau of American Ethnology. Search for more papers by this author. Duncan Strong. Bureau of American by: 1. Rasmussen's version of her story appears in The Intellectual Culture of the Copper Eskimos (), also translated from the Danish as The Intellectual Culture of the Iglulik Eskimos.

This is the ninth in his ten-volume The Fifth Thule Expedition   [#5] Knud Rasmussen, Intellectual Culture of the Copper Eskimos (Report of the Fifth Thule Expedition ) (Copenhagen: Gyldendalske Boghandel, Nordisk Forlag, ): Leave a Comment Filed under Arctic Cultures.

First published inThe 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 contacts.

Once known as Eskimos, the Inuit inhabit the Arctic region, one of the most forbidding territories on earth. Occupying lands that stre miles from parts of Siberia, along the Alaskan coast, across Canada, and on to Greenland, the Inuit are one of the most widely dispersed people in the world, but number only ab in population.

This is an excellent thumbnail sketch of Copper Inuit culture. Publication Information The main body of the Publication Information page contains all the metadata that HRAF holds for that document. Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records Jenness, Diamond, Title: The Copper Eskimos Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Geographical review.

A review of Knud Rasmussen's book "Intellectual Culture of the Copper Eskimos". # | 3, words | 4 sources | | $ Add to cart More information. ORIGIN OF THE COPPER ESKIMOS AND THEIR COPPER CULTURE * By DIAMOND JEKKESS Geological Survey of Canada There is a peculiar attraction about a people which is in the transition stage between the stone and the iron ages1 In such a people we seem to be studying not so much the der7elopment of an outward civilization as the.

Intellectual Culture of the Iglulik Eskimos (), and in Volume Nine, Intellectual Culture of the Copper Eskimos (). Peter Freuchen was part of a expedition to Greenland and later travelled with Rasmussen on expeditions which began at Thule.

Freuchen's Book of the Eskimos allows. [: ] The copper Eskimos can hardly have discovered for themselves that it could serve as a malleable stone, for their predecessors in southwest Victoria Island, a Thule-culture Eskimo group who apparently arrived there from the west, had used copper in one or two implements; and near Iglulik.Rasmussen, Knud Intellectual Culture of the Copper Eskimos.

Copenhagen: Gyldendalske boghandel. Report of the Fifth Thule Expedition Vol. ix. Remie, Cornelius H.W. Changing contexts, persistent relations: Inuit-white encounters in Northern Canada, Native American Studies 7(2): 5- II.

Intellectual Culture Of The Copper Eskimos by Knud Rasmussen 1 edition - first published in