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Stories, Myths, Chants, and Songs of the Kuna Indians (LLILAS Translations from Latin America Series)

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Published by University of Texas Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Panama,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Folklore,
  • Latin America - General,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Cuna Indians,
  • Cuna mythology,
  • Folklore,
  • Music,
  • Oral tradition

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJoel Sherzer (Photographer), Olokwagdi de Akwanusadup (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9801974M
    ISBN 10029270237X
    ISBN 109780292702370

    Nation-States and Indians in Latin America. Greg Urban. 01 Mar Native South American Discourse/Book With Audio Cassette. Joel Sherzer. 01 Sep Hardback. unavailable. Try AbeBooks. Stories, Myths, Chants and Songs of the Kuna Indians. Joel F. . Archie Carr and the Origins of Conservation Biology. Author: Frederick Davis; Publisher: Oxford University Press ISBN: Category: Science Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Archie Carr, one of the greatest biologists of the twentieth century, played a leading part in finding a new and critical role for natural history and systematics in a posts world dominated by the glamorous.

    A book created wholly by the American Indian - songs, myths, drawings and decorations based on traditional designs - "The Indians' Book" is a treasury of lore for general readers, for folk singers. Its musical and folk material derives directly from the Indian oral tradition and is presented exactly as Miss Curtis recorded it.5/5(1). The goal of ailla (Archive of the Indigenous Languages of Latin America) is to archive forms of discourse, especially literature, from Native Latin America, for scholarly and research as well as pedagogical purposes. The archive includes stories, myths, chants, and songs that are now extinct or in great danger of becoming extinct.

    Joel F. Sherzer is a professor in the Departments of Anthropology and Archaeology at the University of Texas at Austin. He is the author, editor, or compiler of many books, including Stories, Myths, Chants, and Songs of the Kuna Indians, Speech Play and Verbal Art, and Verbal Art in San Blas: Kuna Culture through its : Morris Swadesh. Stories, Myths, Chants, and Songs of the Kuna Indians compiled, edited, and translated by Joel Sherzer. Illus-trated by Olokwagdi de Akwanusadup. Photographs by Joel Sherzer. pp. Illus. Paper ( x); cloth ().


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One of the largest indigenous groups in the South American tropics, the majority of them (ab) reside in Kuna Yala, a Author: Joel Sherzer. Kuna women are also verbal artists and perform a variety of Kuna genres, including myths, counsels, curing and magical chants, chicha songs, 1 and lullabies.

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