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A Theory Of Northern Athapaskan Prehistory

1st Edition

By John W Ives


404 pages

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Paperback: 9780367164225
pub: 2020-03-30
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pub: 2019-04-18

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This book is an extended enquiry into those ideas which were desirable, those which were accepted and those which were rejected as criteria which could influence size, kin composition, temporal persistence, relative exogamy and recruitment in Northern Athapaskan local groups.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Cultural Diversity in Northwestern North America 3. Beaver And Sla Vey Principles of Group Formation 4. Early Fur Trade Impacts on the Beaver and Slavey 5. Beaver and Slavey Social Systems in the Early Fur Trade 6. Northern Athapaskan Socioeconomic Variability 7. Toward Northern Athapaskan Prehistory 8. Reflections on a Theoretical Prehistory

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / General