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The Resource The relation of nature to man in aboriginal America, by Clark Wissler

The relation of nature to man in aboriginal America, by Clark Wissler

Label
The relation of nature to man in aboriginal America
Title
The relation of nature to man in aboriginal America
Statement of responsibility
by Clark Wissler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1870-1947
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wissler, Clark
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E77
LC item number
.W82
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wagner Free Institute of Science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Human geography
  • Anthropology, Cultural
  • Anthropology, Physical
  • Indians, North American
  • North America
Label
The relation of nature to man in aboriginal America, by Clark Wissler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Lectures on the distribution of American Indian traits, aboriginal geography and ecology, delivered under the Richard B. Westbrook free lectureship foundation at the Wagner free institute of science, Philadelphia."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 223-232
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Traits of material culture. The tipi ; Stone collars ; Mounds and Earthworks ; Hoop and ball games ; Moccasins ; The outrigger canoe ; Arrow release ; Summary -- Segregated distributions. The monolithic ax ; Feather mosaics ; The lip plug and the nose stick ; The ring neck vase ; Summary -- Social traits. The age societies of North America ; The sun dance ; Seeking of visions and a guardian spirit ; Kinship terminologies ; Parallel developments ; Mother-in-law avoidance ; Blood sacrifice ; String figures ; The origin of pottery ; Summary -- Somatic traits. Stature ; Head form ; Hair and eyes ; Variability ; Variability as an index of mixture ; Variability and size ; Mixture and size ; How homogeneous is the Indian population? ; Segregation of characters ; Independent diffusion of characters ; Continuity of distribution ; Summary -- The distribution form and its meaning. The law of diffusion ; Dated distributions ; The Peyote cult ; The horse ; The grass dance ; Distribution and age ; The acceleration concept ; New world chronology ; General and special areas ; History of the Indian population ; The ecological basis
Control code
187643
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xx, 248 pages
Lccn
26009831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (including maps), diagrams
System control number
(WaOLN)1239131
Label
The relation of nature to man in aboriginal America, by Clark Wissler
Publication
Note
"Lectures on the distribution of American Indian traits, aboriginal geography and ecology, delivered under the Richard B. Westbrook free lectureship foundation at the Wagner free institute of science, Philadelphia."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 223-232
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Traits of material culture. The tipi ; Stone collars ; Mounds and Earthworks ; Hoop and ball games ; Moccasins ; The outrigger canoe ; Arrow release ; Summary -- Segregated distributions. The monolithic ax ; Feather mosaics ; The lip plug and the nose stick ; The ring neck vase ; Summary -- Social traits. The age societies of North America ; The sun dance ; Seeking of visions and a guardian spirit ; Kinship terminologies ; Parallel developments ; Mother-in-law avoidance ; Blood sacrifice ; String figures ; The origin of pottery ; Summary -- Somatic traits. Stature ; Head form ; Hair and eyes ; Variability ; Variability as an index of mixture ; Variability and size ; Mixture and size ; How homogeneous is the Indian population? ; Segregation of characters ; Independent diffusion of characters ; Continuity of distribution ; Summary -- The distribution form and its meaning. The law of diffusion ; Dated distributions ; The Peyote cult ; The horse ; The grass dance ; Distribution and age ; The acceleration concept ; New world chronology ; General and special areas ; History of the Indian population ; The ecological basis
Control code
187643
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xx, 248 pages
Lccn
26009831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (including maps), diagrams
System control number
(WaOLN)1239131

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