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Author Howe, James, 1944-
Title Chiefs, scribes, and ethnographers [e-book] Kuna culture from inside and out / James Howe.
Publication Info. Austin : University of Texas Press, 2009. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012)
Location Call No. Status
 Online Resource  E-book    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (xv, 342 p. :) ill., map ;
Series William & Bettye Nowlin series in art, history, and culture of the Western Hemisphere.
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Literacy, representation, and ethnography -- A flock of birds : the coming of schools and literacy -- Letters of complaint -- Representation and reply -- North American friends -- The Swedish partnership -- Collaborative ethnography -- Post-rebellion ethnography, 1925-1950 -- The ethnographic boom, 1950- -- Native ethnography -- Chapin's lament.
Note Description based on print version record.
Access Remote access limited to New York Society Library members with a username and password.
Subject Public opinion -- Panama.
Participant observation -- Panama.
Indian anthropologists -- Panama.
Indians in literature.
Ethnology -- Panama -- Authorship.
Cuna Indians -- Social life and customs.
Cuna Indians -- Public opinion.
Cuna Indians -- Historiography.
Genre or Form Electronic books.
Added Author Project Muse.
ISBN 9780292721104 (cloth : alk. paper)
0292721102 (cloth : alk. paper)