DURLACH, Theresa Mayer




Author Tags: Anthropology, First Nations

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The Relationship Systems of the Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian (Publications of the American Ethnological Society 11. New York: Published for the American Ethnological Society by G.E. Stechert, 1928). By studying the mythological texts in their original languages Durlach attempts to understand the kinship terminologies within the tribes. Durlach uses this text to explore cultural activities of each tribe, such as marriage, and compares the practice between tribes.

[BCBW 2016] "First Nations" "Anthropology" "Ethnology"