TITLE

BOUNDARIES AND BORDERS IN EARLY CONTACT NORTH-CENTRAL ALASKA

AUTHOR(S)
Burch, Jr., Ernest S.
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Arctic Anthropology;1998, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Proposes an alternative anthropological view of social and linguistic borders in early contact north-central and northern Alaska. Convergence of the Inupiaq, Koyukon, and Kutchin language areas; Conceptual distinction between local and regional bands; Construction of family and society; Distinction between 'estate' and 'range'; Development of languages and sub-dialects.
ACCESSION #
3656394

 

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