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The Resource Native American life-history narratives : colonial and postcolonial Navajo ethnography, Susan Berry Brill de Ramírez

Native American life-history narratives : colonial and postcolonial Navajo ethnography, Susan Berry Brill de Ramírez

Label
Native American life-history narratives : colonial and postcolonial Navajo ethnography
Title
Native American life-history narratives
Title remainder
colonial and postcolonial Navajo ethnography
Statement of responsibility
Susan Berry Brill de Ramírez
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines various methods for the study of American Indian ethnographic texts, focusing on Navajo storytelling and autobiography in particular, and the ways in which their representations have been distorted by colonization
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brill de Ramírez, Susan Berry
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Navajo Indians
  • Storytelling
  • Oral tradition
  • Ethnology
  • United States
Label
Native American life-history narratives : colonial and postcolonial Navajo ethnography, Susan Berry Brill de Ramírez
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-247) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Interrogations into the ethnographic colonization of Native American stories -- The languages of empire and indigeneity in ethnographically constructed Native American life-history narratives -- Twentieth-century ethnographic representations of Navajo storytelling -- Ethnography, psychoanalysis, and Navajo autobiography : the objectification of people's stories and lives into textual narratives -- Navajo resistance to ethnographic colonization : Son of Old Man Hat -- Trickster storytellers and the elusive identity of the son of Old Man Hat -- Postcolonial Navajo ethnography : writing the people's own stories from within tribal culture -- Epilogue: Future directions for interrogations into orally produced ethnographies, and specific conversive signposts evidenced in Navajo life-history texts
Control code
ocm74459985
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxx, 257 p.
Isbn
9780826338976
Lccn
2006035360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Native American life-history narratives : colonial and postcolonial Navajo ethnography, Susan Berry Brill de Ramírez
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-247) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Interrogations into the ethnographic colonization of Native American stories -- The languages of empire and indigeneity in ethnographically constructed Native American life-history narratives -- Twentieth-century ethnographic representations of Navajo storytelling -- Ethnography, psychoanalysis, and Navajo autobiography : the objectification of people's stories and lives into textual narratives -- Navajo resistance to ethnographic colonization : Son of Old Man Hat -- Trickster storytellers and the elusive identity of the son of Old Man Hat -- Postcolonial Navajo ethnography : writing the people's own stories from within tribal culture -- Epilogue: Future directions for interrogations into orally produced ethnographies, and specific conversive signposts evidenced in Navajo life-history texts
Control code
ocm74459985
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxx, 257 p.
Isbn
9780826338976
Lccn
2006035360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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