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In order to live untroubled Inuit of the central Arctic, 1550-1940

Fossett, Renée.

Winnipeg, Man. : University of Manitoba Press c2001

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  • Title:
    In order to live untroubled Inuit of the central Arctic, 1550-1940
  • Author/Creator: Fossett, Renée.
  • Publisher: Winnipeg, Man. : University of Manitoba Press
  • Creation Date: c2001
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (381 p.).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Subjects: Inuit -- Nunavut -- History; Inuit -- Nunavut -- Social conditions
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Contents: ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Maps and Illustrations""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Introduction: Assumptions about the Other""; ""1. Empty Dishes and Days of Feasting: Human Habitation of Arctic North America to 1550""; ""2. Strangers Are Necessarily Hostile: War and the Protection of Resources, 1550â€?1670""; ""3. Fear when Winter Comes: Migration and the Search for Resources, 1670â€?1700""; ""4. The Lands around My Dwelling: Strategies for Social Environments, 1700â€?1790""; ""5. The Degree of Cold: Subsistence and Survival, 1790â€?1830""
    ""6. Memories of Hunger: Windfalls, Surplus, and Scarcity, 1830�1860""""7. Skin for Soles, Moss for Wicks: The Search for Predictability, 1860�1940""; ""8. The Experience of Dead Generations: Social Organization, Worldview, and Survival""; ""Appendixes""; ""Endnotes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""
    Empty dishes and days of feasting: human habitation of arctic North America to 1550
    Strangers are necessarily hostile: war and the protection of resources, 1550-1670
    Fear when winter comes: migration and the search for resources, 1670-1700
    The degree of cold: subsistence and survival, 1790-1830
    Memories of hunger: windfalls, surplus, and scarcity, 1830-1860
    Skin for soles, moss for wicks: the search for predictability, 1860-1940
    The experience of dead generations: social organization, worldview, and survival.
    Empty dishes and days of feasting : human habitation of arctic North America to 1550
    Strangers are necessarily hostile : war and the protection of resources, 1550-1670
    Fear when winter comes : migration and the search for resources, 1670-1700
    The degree of cold : subsistence and survival, 1790-1830
    Memories of hunger : windfalls, surplus, and scarcity, 1830-1860
    Skin for soles, moss for wicks : the search for predictability, 1860-1940
    The experience of dead generations : social organization, worldview, and survival.
  • OCLC Number: 46629401
    243614112
  • Identifier: ISBN1-283-09077-5;ISBN9786613090775;ISBN0-88755-328-1