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Title Many faces of gender : roles and relationships through time in indigenous northern communities / edited by Lisa Frink, Rita S. Shepard, and Gregory A. Reinhardt.

Publication Info. Boulder, Colo. : University Press of Colorado ; Calgary, Alta. : University of Calgary Press, [2002]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.308 M295M    Check Shelf
Description viii, 257 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents Many faces: an introduction to gender research in indigenous northern North America / Lisa Frink, Rita S. Shepard, and Gregory A. Reinhardt -- Kipijuituq in Netsilik society: changing patterns of gender and patterns of changing gender / Henry Stewart -- Gender equality in a contemporary Indian community / Lillian A. Ackerman -- Celebration of a life: remembering Linda Womkon Badten, Yupik educator / Carol Zane Jolles -- Changing residence patterns and intradomestic role changes: causes and effects in nineteenth-century western Alaska / Rita S. Shepard -- Re-peopling the house: household organization within Deg Hit'an villages, southwest Alaska / Jennifer Ann Tobey -- Fish tales: women and decision making in western Alaska / Lisa Frink -- Child and infant burials in the Arctic / Barbara A. Crass -- Puzzling out gender-specific "sides" to a prehistoric house in Barrow, Alaska / Gregory A. Reinhardt -- Broken eyes and simple grooves: understanding eastern Aleut needle technology through experimental manufacture and use of bone needles / Brian W. Hoffman -- Gender, households, and the material construction of social difference: metal consumption at a classic Thule whaling village / Peter Whitridge -- Gender dynamics in native northwestern North America: perspectives and prospects / Hetty Jo Brumbach and Robert Jarvenpa.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [217]-246) and index.
Subject Inuit -- Sexual behavior.
Gender identity -- North America.
Indians of North America -- Sexual behavior.
Inuit women -- Social conditions.
Inuit -- Psychology.
Local Subject Indigenous peoples -- North America -- Psychology.
Subject Indians of North America -- Psychology.
Local Subject Indigenous peoples -- North America -- Sexual behavior.
Subject Sex differences.
Sex role -- North America.
Indigenous women -- North America -- Social conditions.
Ethnopsychology -- North America.
Added Author Frink, Lisa.
Shepard, Rita S.
Reinhardt, Gregory A.
ISBN 0870816772 hardcover alkaline paper
087081687X paperback
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