OBERG, Kalervo




Author Tags: 1900-1950, Anthropology, First Nations

Based on his research in the Tlingit village of Klukwan in 1931 and 1932, Kalervo Oberg (1901-1973) published his Ph.D dissertation, with an added bibliography, more than 40 years later as The Social Economy of the Tlingit Indians (Vancouver: J.J. Douglas, University of Washington Press, 1973) with a foreward by Wilson Duff. Oberg also published a study of Sointula in 1928 and several works related to anthropology in South America during the 1950s and 1960s.

Review of the author's work by BC Studies:
The Social Economy of the Tlingit Indians

BOOKS:

Oberg, Kalervo. Sointula, a Communistic Settlement in British Columbia (University of British Columbia, 1928)

Oberg, Kalervo. Indian Tribes of Northern Mato Grosso, Brazil (Smithsonian Insitution, 1953)

Oberg, Kalervo. Study of farm productivity in the Santo Bomsettlement project, Surinam (Cornell University, 1964)

Oberg, Kalervo. The Social Economy of the Tlingit Indians (Vancouver: J.J. Douglas, University of Washington Press, 1973).

[BCBW 2004] "Finnish" "Anthropology" "1900-1950" "First Nations"