Portraits Of The Whiteman

Author: Keith H. Basso
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521295932
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Portraits of 'the Whiteman': linguistic play and cultural symbols among the Western Apache investigates a complex form of joking in which Apaches stage carefully crafted imitations of Anglo-Americans and, by means of these characterizations ...

Portraits Of The Whiteman

Author: Keith H. Basso
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107392780
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Portraits of 'the Whiteman': linguistic play and cultural symbols among the Western Apache investigates a complex form of joking in which Apaches stage carefully crafted imitations of Anglo-Americans and, by means of these characterizations ...

Learning To See

Author: Sherman Wilcox
Publisher: Gallaudet University Press
ISBN: 9781563680595
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Portraits of the Whitman To demonstrate, we will use an example described by
Keith Basso (1979) in a book entitled Portraits of "the Whiteman": Linguistic Play
and Cultural Symbols Among the Western Apache. While working with the ...

Language Shift And Cultural Reproduction

Author: Don Kulick
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521599269
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This book, first published in 1992, is an anthropological study of language and cultural change among the people of Gapun, a small community in the Sepik region of Papua New Guinea.

The Aztec Kings

Author: Susan D. Gillespie
Publisher: Century Collection
ISBN: 9780816534784
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But this new work draws fresh conclusions from these documents, proposing that Aztec dynastic history was recast by its sixteenth-century recorders not merely to glorify ancestors but to make sense out of the trauma of conquest and ...

Wisdom Sits In Places

Author: Keith H. Basso
Publisher: UNM Press
ISBN: 0826327052
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This remarkable book introduces us to four unforgettable Apache people, each of whom offers a different take on the significance of places in their culture.

Communication Across Cultures

Author: Heather Bowe
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316216918
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This is an excellent resource for students of linguistics and related disciplines.

Native Peoples Of The Southwest

Author: Trudy Griffin-Pierce
Publisher: UNM Press
ISBN: 9780826319081
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anthropologist of Western Apache culture, Basso writes books that speak
eloquently of the complexities of language, word play, and world view.] . ...
Portraits of the "Whiteman": Linguistic Play and Cultural Symbols among the
Western Apache.

Western Apache Witchcraft

Author: Keith H. Basso
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816501427
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An ethnographic contribution describing the beliefs and ideas associated with witchcraft as shared "knowledge" that the Apaches have about their universe.