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The Resource Mission of change in southwest Alaska : conversations with Father René Astruc and Paul Dixon on their work with Yup'ik people, 1950-1988, Ann Fienup-Riordan [editor], (electronic book)

Mission of change in southwest Alaska : conversations with Father René Astruc and Paul Dixon on their work with Yup'ik people, 1950-1988, Ann Fienup-Riordan [editor], (electronic book)

Label
Mission of change in southwest Alaska : conversations with Father René Astruc and Paul Dixon on their work with Yup'ik people, 1950-1988
Title
Mission of change in southwest Alaska
Title remainder
conversations with Father René Astruc and Paul Dixon on their work with Yup'ik people, 1950-1988
Statement of responsibility
Ann Fienup-Riordan [editor]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mission of Change is an oral history describing various types of change-political, social, cultural, and religious-as seen through the eyes of Father Astruc and Paul Dixon, non-Natives who dedicated their lives to working with the Yup'ik people. Their stories are framed by the an analytic history of regional changes, together with current anthropological theory on the nature of cultural change and the formation of cultural identity. The book presents a subtle and emotionally moving account of the region and the roles of two men, both of whom view issues from a Catholic perspective yet
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
306/.08997140798
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.E7
LC item number
M6625 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fienup-Riordan, Ann
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yupik Eskimos
  • Yupik Eskimos
  • Yupik Eskimos
  • Saint Mary's (Alaska)
  • Saint Mary's (Alaska)
  • Dixon, Paul
  • Astruc, René
  • Jesuits
  • Jesuits
Label
Mission of change in southwest Alaska : conversations with Father René Astruc and Paul Dixon on their work with Yup'ik people, 1950-1988, Ann Fienup-Riordan [editor], (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10563934
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 376 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781602231627
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Mission of change in southwest Alaska : conversations with Father René Astruc and Paul Dixon on their work with Yup'ik people, 1950-1988, Ann Fienup-Riordan [editor], (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10563934
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 376 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781602231627
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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