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Grateful prey : Rock Cree human-animal relationships

Author: Robert Alain Brightman
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This reprint uncovers the interaction between magico-religious ideology and hunting strategies among the Rock Cree of Northern Manitoba. For many hunters in this foraging society the technical conduct of hunting and trapping is embedded in a complex social and moral relationship with intelligent, spiritually powerful animal quarry. In this relationship the decisions of animals can facilitate or obstruct hunters'  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Alain Brightman
ISBN: 0520070534 9780520070530
OCLC Number: 24697732
Language Note: English.
Description: xvi, 396 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Robert A. Brightman.
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The focus of this anthropological study is the interaction between religious practices and hunting beliefs among the Rock Cree tribe of northern Manitoba. The hunter-prey relationship is shown to be  Read more...

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"A truly wonderful book, devoted to portraying Cree conceptions of human-animal relationships."--"Religious Studies Review

 
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