"Keeping the Lakes' way" : reburial and the re-creation of a moral world among an invisible people (eBook, 1999) [WorldCat.org]
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"Keeping the Lakes' way" : reburial and the re-creation of a moral world among an invisible people

Author: Paula Pryce
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. : University of Toronto Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Virtually unknown of First Nations in Canada, the Arrow Lakes or Sinixt Interior Salish of the North American Columbia Plateau have been declared officially extinct. This book investigates why this circumstance came about and how contemporary Sinixt have responded."--Jacket.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Livres numériques
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pryce, Paula.
"Keeping the Lakes' way".
Toronto : University of Toronto Press, ©1999
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paula Pryce
ISBN: 9781442676497 1442676493
OCLC Number: 244768744
Description: 1 online resource (x, 203 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, maps
Contents: 1. Introductions: The Journey Home --
2. Presence: Sinixt Interior Salish Ethnography, or the Contribution to Obscurity --
3. The Latent Land: Towards a Lakes Diaspora --
4. Competing Prophecies: The Case of the Vanishing Indian v. the Resurrection of the Ancestors --
5. Emergence: Distress, Memory, and the Re-creation of Morality among an Invisible People --
6. Afterthoughts on Here and Now --
App. 1. Selected Spelling Variations of 'Sinixt' --
App. 2. Selected Historical Sinixt Village and Resource Sites.
Responsibility: Paula Pryce.
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Officially extinct, Sinixt Interior Salish living in diaspora work to protect their history, identity, and social memory through the protection of, and the act of reburial at, an ancient burial  Read more...


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