TITLE

Ningiqtuq: Resource sharing and generalized reciprocity in Clyde River, Nunavut

AUTHOR(S)
Wenzel, George W.
PUB. DATE
September 1995
SOURCE
Arctic Anthropology;1995, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines distributive (ningiqtuq) mechanisms that facilitate the efficient flow of and utilization of harvest and other products in the Nunavut community of Clyde River, Baffin Island. Nature of contemporary Inuit subsistence as not conforming to commonly held assumptions of hunter-gatherer sharing as generalized reciprocity; Food sharing; Operational examples.
ACCESSION #
9512292524

 

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