TITLE

`Pibloktoq' (Arctic hysteria): A construction of European-Inuit relations?

AUTHOR(S)
Dick, Lyle
PUB. DATE
September 1995
SOURCE
Arctic Anthropology;1995, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines primary records on `pibloktoq' Arctic hysteria and offers an extensive evidentiary base for analysis. Review of literature; Semantics of pibloktoq in Inuhuit language and folklore and in connection with Euro-American notions of hysteria; Ecological and cultural contexts; Historical contexts.
ACCESSION #
9512292521

 

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