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Cultures of the north Pacific coast.

by Drucker, Philip

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Published by Chandler Pub. Co. in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northwest coast of North America.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Northwest coast of North America

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 233-236.

      StatementWith an introd. by Harry B. Hawthorn.
      SeriesChandler publications in anthropology and sociology
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.N78 D67
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 243 p.
      Number of Pages243
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5887695M
      LC Control Number63020546

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations (some color), maps ; 23 cm. Cultures of the North Pacific Coast Paperback – March 1, by Philip Drucker (Author) › Visit Amazon's Philip Drucker Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.

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IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by [email protected] on September 9, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: The term “Northwest Coast”, or “North West Coast”, is used to refer to the groups of indigenous people residing along the coasts of British Columbia, Washington State, parts of Alaska, Oregon, and northern California.

The Pacific Northwest Coast at one time had the most densely populated areas of. The Pacific Northwest Coast at one time had the most densely populated areas of indigenous people ever recorded in Canada.

The land and waters provided rich natural resources through cedar and salmon, and highly structured cultures developed from relatively dense populations. Within the Pacific Northwest, many different nations developed, each with their own distinct history, culture, and society.

The Northwest Coast culture area, along the Pacific coast from British Columbia to the top of Northern California, has a mild climate and an abundance of natural resources. With his investigation of slavery on the Northwest Coast of North America, Leland Donald makes a significant contribution to our understanding of the aboriginal cultures of this area.

He shows that Northwest Coast servitude, relatively neglected by researchers in the past, fits an appropriate cross-cultural definition of slavery.

Arguing that slaves and slavery were central to these hunting. The First Nations of the Pacific Northwest Coast are the pre-Columbian inhabitants of the Pacific Northwest Coast, their descendants, and many ethnic groups who identify with those historical peoples.

They are now situated within the Canadian Province of British Columbia and the U.S. states of Alaska, Washington and Oregon. The indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest Coast at one time had. The Northwest Coast was the most sharply delimited culture area of native North America.

It covered a long narrow arc of Pacific coast and offshore islands from Yakutat Bay, in the northeastern Gulf of Alaska, south to Cape Mendocino, in present-day California. Its eastern limits were the crest of the Coast Ranges from the north down to Puget.

The raven also has a prominent role in the mythologies of the Indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest Coast, including the Tsimishians, Haidas, Heiltsuks, Tlingits, Kwakwaka'wakw, Coast Salish, Koyukons, and Inuit.

The raven in these indigenous peoples' mythology is the Creator of the world, but it is also considered a trickster god. This book offers a many-faceted examination of the cultures of the Tlingit, the Haida, the Tsimshian, the Bella Coola, the Kwakiutl, the Nootka, and the Salish--Indian peoples of the coast running from the Canadian border area of Juan de Fuca Strait to Yakutat Bay in southeastern Alaska.4/5(2).

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From James Cook, A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean. London, Sketch by John Webber. (University of Washington Special Collections.) The maritime fur trade, although often overlooked in textbooks, was a crucial phase in the early history of the Pacific Northwest.

An illuminating history of North America's eleven rival cultural regions that explodes the red state-blue state myth. North America was settled by people with distinct religious, political, and ethnographic characteristics, creating regional cultures that have been at odds with one another ever since/5.

The Jesup North Pacific Expedition () was sponsored by the American Museum of Natural History in New York City to investigate the links between the people and the cultures of the Pacific Northwest Coast of North America and the Eastern Coast of Siberia.

Traveling along the Pacific Coast of Mexico, one will experience not only the culture of the Mexican people, but also the subcultures of the villages, towns, and cities along the way. Here, we will focus on the culture of Mexico, but also the subcultures of the four main tourist destinations along the Pacific Coast: Mazatlan, Nuevo Vallarta.

“The sea is a body in a thousand ways that don't add up, because adding is too stable a transaction for that flux, but the waves come in in a roar and then ebb, almost silent but for the faint suck of sand and snap of bubbles, over and over, a heartbeat rhythm, the sea always this body turned inside out and opened to the sky, the body always a sea folded in on itself, a nautical chart folded.

Cultures of the Pacific Rather than a barrier, the sea has been a passageway of exploration, settlement, and exchange for the peoples of the Pacific. Among the world’s greatest, The Field Museum’s collections from Oceania have been the inspiration for influential advances in social and evolutionary theory.Listening to Our Ancestors: The Art of Native Life Along the North Pacific Coast.

Format: Book - Holds: 0 on 4 copies. View Listening to Our Ancestors: The .The three American cities with the highest proportion of religiously unaffiliated residents are all on the Pacific coast: Portland, Oregon (with 42%) followed by Seattle and San Francisco (33% each).