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Sun chief; the autobiography of a Hopi Indian,

Talayesva, Don C., 1890-1985. ;Simmons, Leo W., 1897-1979.

New Haven, Pub. for the Institute of Human Relations by Yale University Press; London, H. Milford, Oxford University Press 1942

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  • Title:
    Sun chief; the autobiography of a Hopi Indian,
  • Author/Creator: Talayesva, Don C., 1890-1985.
  • Simmons, Leo W., 1897-1979.; Yale University. Institute of Human Relations.
  • Publisher: New Haven, Pub. for the Institute of Human Relations by Yale University Press; London, H. Milford, Oxford University Press
  • Creation Date: 1942
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: x pages, 1 leaf, 460 pages tables, frontispiece, portraits, diagrams 24 cm.
  • Subjects: Talayesva, Don C., 1890-1985; Hopi Indians
  • Genre: Autobiographies
  • Notes: "The project was planned and accomplished under the auspices of the Institute of Human Relations and the Departments of Anthropology, Psychiatry, and Sociology at Yale University."--Preface.
    "Account of fifty years in the life of Don C. Talayesva of Oraibi, Arizona ... It is a comprehensive case history, reported in the first person."--Preface.
  • Contents: "Account of fifty years in the life of Don C. Talayesva of Oraibi, Arizona ... It is a comprehensive case history, reported in the first person." -Pref.
    The project and the procedure
    The Hopi in Oraibi
    Autobiography
    Twins twisted into one
    Childhood crises and early memories
    Learning to live
    Mischief and discipline
    School on the reservation
    School off the reservation
    The return to Hopiland
    The making of a man
    Clowning and the bean ceremony
    Magic and marriage
    Subsistence in the desert
    Prsoperity and adversity
    Changes in family life
    New crises
    Life goes on
    Concerning the analysis of life histories
    Appendix A: an example of sistuational analysis
    Appendix B: legends and myths of the Hope
    Appendix C: a guide to Hopi kinship and the identification of Don's relatives
    Appendix D: a sample of Don's composition.
  • OCLC Number: 9356471
    09356471
    00419774
  • Identifier: ISBN0300002270;ISBN9780300002270;LCCNa 42002153