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Being and Place Among the Tlingit (Culture, Place, and Nature)

by Thomas F. Thornton

  • 36 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by University of Washington Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • General,
  • Alaska,
  • Cultural property,
  • Names, Geographical,
  • Social aspects,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Tlingit Indians

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10315233M
    ISBN 100295987499
    ISBN 109780295987491

    The Culture, Place, and Nature: Studies in Anthropology and Environment book series by multiple authors includes books Forest Guardians, Forest Destroyers: The Politics of Environmental Knowledge in Northern Thailand, Border Landscapes: The Politics of Akha Land Use in China And Thailand (Culture, Place, and Nature), Tahiti Beyond the Postcard: Power, Place, and Everyday Life, and several more. space (including both place and the links among places) frame identity. Thus the book is also a contribution to a growing litera-ture on the cultural significance and power of place in identity formation and continuity (e.g., Thomas F. Thornton’s Being and Place Among the Tlingit, ). The book is divided into five sections and chapters.

    Thomas F. Thornton. University of Oxford A Song Remembered in Place: Tlingit Composer Mary Sheakley (Loo) and Huna Tlingits in Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska Being and Place Among the. 1. BOOKS & MONOGRAPHS A) Authored Being and Place Among the Tlingit. University of Washington Press (in press). Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park Ethnographic Overview and Assessment. Monograph Published by National Park Service (GPO). B) Edited Will the Time Ever Come? A Tlingit Sourcebook. Edited by Andrew Hope III.

    Dr. Tom Thornton also will give a talk on his new book "Being and Place Among the Tlingit," published by the University of Washington Press in association with SHI. All three authors will do book signings immediately after. Being and Place among the Tlingit by Thomas F. Thornton -Reviewed by Sergi Kan (pgs: ) Two Houses Half-Buried in Sand: Oral Traditions of the Hul'q'umi'num Coast Salish of Kuper Island and Vancouver Island by Beryl Mildred Cryer.


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Being and Place Among the Tlingit (Culture, Place, and Nature) by Thomas F. Thornton Download PDF EPUB FB2

In Being and Place among the Tlingit, anthropologist Thomas F. Thornton examines the concept of place in the language, social structure, economy, and ritual of southeast Alaska's Tlingit Indians. Place signifies not only a specific geographical location but also reveals the ways in which individuals and social groups define by: In Being and Place among the Tlingit, anthropologist Thomas F.

Thornton examines the concept of place in the language, social structure, economy, and ritual of southeast Alaska's Tlingit Indians. Place signifies not only a specific geographical location but also reveals the ways in which individuals and social groups define themselves/5.

Being and Place among the Tlingit Book Description: In Being and Place among the Tlingit, anthropologist Thomas F. Thornton examines the concept of place in the language, social structure, economy, and ritual of southeast Alaska's Tlingit Indians. In Being and Place among the Tlingit, anthropologist Thomas F.

Thornton examines the concept of place in the language, social structure, economy, and ritual of southeast Alaska's Tlingit Indians. Place signifies not only a specific geographical location but also reveals the ways in which individuals and social groups define : (Sitka).

Being and Place among the Tlingit makes a substantive contribution to the literature on the Tlingit, the Northwest Coast cultural area, Native American and indigenous studies, and to the growing social scientific and humanistic literature on space, place, and landscape.

To say one is Sheet'ka K-waan defines one as a member of the Tlingit community that inhabits Sheet'ka (Sitka).Being and Place among the Tlingit makes a substantive contribution to the literature Being and Place Among the Tlingit book the Tlingit, the Northwest Coast cultural area, Native American and indigenous studies, and to the growing social scientific and humanistic literature on space, place, and landscape.

North Charles Street Baltimore, Maryland, USA +1 () [email protected] © Project MUSE. Produced by Johns Hopkins University Cited by: Book Review. Thornton, Thomas F. Being and Place among the Tlingit.

Seattle: University of Washington Press, Robert L. Clark. E-mail address: [email protected] Mansfield University. Search for more papers by this author. Ying Yang. E-mail address: [email protected]: Robert L. Clark, Ying Yang, Ying Yang. "Being and Place among the Tlingit" makes a substantive contribution to the literature on the Tlingit, the Northwest Coast cultural area, Native American and indigenous studies, and to the growing social scientific and humanistic literature on space, place, and landscape.

Being and Place Among the Tlingit. University of Washington Press, Seattle. Victor-Howe, Ann-Marie Feeding the Ancestors: Tlingit Carved Horn Spoons.

Peabody Museum Press, Cambridge. Williams, Frank, Emma Williams and Jeff Leer Tongass Texts. Fairbanks: Alaska Native Language Center. Worl, Rosita. Being and Place among the Tlingit is a long-awaited book that draws on two decades of the author’s field research in Tlingit country.

Working closely with a number of knowledgeable Tlingit elders, younger Aboriginal colleagues, fellow anthropologists, and other professionals, Thomas Thornton explores a broad range of topics, from the subsistence use of brown bear to the patterns of berry.

Book Review. Thornton, Thomas F. Being and Place among the Tlingit. Seattle: University of Washington Press, Robert L. Clark.

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Clark, Ying Yang, Ying Yang. 'Being and Place Among the Tlingit' is also a fine example of social science methodology and ethics. An ideal read for students of anthropology, and perhaps disciplines as varied as economics, ecology, and phenomenology. In Being and Place among the Tlingit, anthropologist Thomas F.

Thornton examines the concept of place in the language, social structure, economy, and ritual of southeast Alaska's Tlingit Indians. Place signifies not only a specific geographical lo.

In Being and Place among the Tlingit, anthropologist Thomas F. Thornton examines the concept of place in the language, social structure, economy, and ritual of southeast Alaska's Tlingit Indians. Place signifies not only a specific geographical location but also reveals the ways in which individuals and social groups define themselves.

Being and Place among the Tlingit by Thomas F. Thornton Article in American Ethnologist 36(1) - February with 16 Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Richard Dauenhauer. Being and Place Among the Tlingit top Sergi Kan BC Studies, No. The Middle Fraser, Winter, /, pp.

Book review of: Being and Place Among the Tlingit by Thomas F. Thornton. Entire review section on one pdf. To access this review scroll to p. More information. Buy Being and Place Among the Tlingit by Thomas F Thornton online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Publisher Synopsis This book is about the meaning of place among the Tlingit, but it is also a comprehensive, scholarly essay on the ideal of place in Western philosophy and social science theory.

Being and Place Among the Tlingit by Thomas F Thornton Be the first to review this item Thornton examines the concept of place in the language, social structure.

"In Being and Place among the Tlingit, place signifies a specific geographical location and also reveals the ways in which individuals and social groups define themselves.

The notion of place consists of three dimensions - space, time, and experience - which are culturally and environmentally structured.“Significant and original in its large corpus of stories. Many of these stories are moving and compelling. They show a range of social, ecological, and cognitive aspects of place-making.” —Thomas F.

Thornton, author of Being and Place among the Tlingit.By Rosita Worl (Tlingit), (This is shortened version of a longer essay from the Smithsonian book Living Our Cultures, Sharing Our Heritage: The First Peoples of Alaska.). Sea, Land, Rivers. Lingít haa sateeyí, "we who are Tlingit," have owned and occupied southeast Alaska since time we say haa aaní, “our land,” we are speaking from the heart.