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Cry for luck : sacred song and speech among the Yurok, Hupa, and Karok Indians of northwestern California

Author: Richard Keeling
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A survey of the medicine songs and spoken medical formulae applied by the members of the Yurok, Hupa and Karok tribes of northern California to a range of activities, from hunting deer to curing an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Keeling
ISBN: 0520075609 9780520075603
OCLC Number: 24696602
Description: xii, 325 pages : illustrations, music ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction. Wohpekemeu's Legacy. Ethnographic Background. Toward an Interpretation of Yurok Music. Overview of the Chapters to Follow --
pt. 1. Aboriginal Religion. 2. Secularization in the Period since 1850. The End of Indian Time. A Brush Dance in Hoopa Valley. The Devastation of Indian Cultures in Northwestern California. Transformations. Adaptability and Survival. 3. The Sacred Landscape. Sacred Places. Heroic Beings. Monsters and Creek Devils. Animals. Plants and Herbs. The Wo'gey and Human Beings. 4. The Sweathouse and the High Country. Aristocracy and Wealth. Sex and Contamination. Sweathouse Customs. The Sources of Sregon Jim's Family Wealth. Indian Sucking Doctors and the Acquisition of Shamanistic Power --
pt. 2. Ceremonial Singing. 5. Rituals to Repair the World. World Renewal. The Deerskin Dance. The War Dance and the Boat Dance. The Jump Dance. 6. Rituals to Help Human Beings. The Brush Dance. The Kick Dance or Doctor-Making Dance. The Flower Dance --
pt. 3. Individual Use of Songs and Formulas. 7. Making Medicine. On Formulas. Elements of a Medicine Ritual. The Style and Structure of a Spoken Formula. Interpretation of Selected Texts. 8. Medicine Songs and Formulas, Part 1. Birth and Child Rearing. Sickness and Curing. Hunting and Fishing. Wealth. 9. Medicine Songs and Formulas, Part 2. Love Medicine. Medicine for Use by Women. Conflict or Revenge. Safety in Travel. Sports and Games. Purification from Contact with a Corpse. Miscellaneous Types of Medicine --
pt. 4. Interpretations. 10. Music and Culture History. Musical Analysis. Historical Interpretations. 11. Crying and Singing. The "Sobbing" Quality in a Modern Song. A Survey of References to Crying in Earlier Writings. Crying and Transcendence. Appendix 1: List of Recordings Considered in this Study --
Appendix 2: Inventory of Formulas and Songs for Use by Individuals --
Appendix 3: Cantometrics Codings for Various Musical Styles.
Responsibility: Richard Keeling.
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