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Anthropology of the North Pacific rim

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Pacific Region,
  • Siberia (Russia),
  • Alaska,
  • Russia (Federation),
  • Siberia
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- North Pacific Region -- Exhibitions.,
    • Ethnology -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia -- Exhibitions.,
    • Indians of North America -- Alaska -- Exhibitions.,
    • Eskimos -- Alaska -- Exhibitions.,
    • North Pacific Region -- Social life and customs -- Exhibitions.,
    • Siberia (Russia) -- Social life and customs -- Exhibitions.,
    • Alaska -- Social life and customs -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by William W. Fitzhugh and Valérie Chaussonnet.
      GenreExhibitions.
      ContributionsFitzhugh, William W., 1943-, Chaussonnet, Valérie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN635.S5 A68 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 379 p. :
      Number of Pages379
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1733885M
      ISBN 101560982020
      LC Control Number92038689

      Research Interests: As professor of the Department of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley, I conduct research on human-environmental interaction, human rights, and the long-term sustainability of human cultures and societies in the past and present. The geographic focus of my research is on Japan and East Asia. Using the theoretical framework of historical ecology, my. Anthropology genre: new releases and popular books, including 21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari, Homo Deus: A History of Tomorrow by Y.

      The Development of Large Corporate Households along the North Pacific Rim Herbert D. G. Maschner and Brian W. Hoffman. Implications of “Punctuated Productivity” for Coastal Settlement Patterns: A GIS Study of the Katmai Coast, Gulf of Alaska Aron L. Crowell, Mark Matson, and Daniel H. Mann. Our regional focus is western North America, including the Northwest Coast, Plateau and Great Basin, the north Pacific Rim and the Sub-Arctic/Arctic. As part of Anthropology's free-standing MA program, we offer graduate training leading to careers in academic and applied (CRM) archaeology.

        People. Our department has eleven core faculty and a number of lecturers that cover the broad spectrum of anthropology. With a regional focus on the Pacific Rim, our anthropologists work locally here in San Diego and southern California, as well as internationally in Mexico (Baja California, Oaxaca, and Campeche), the Solomon Islands, and Indonesia. University of North Carolina Press, From their earliest encounters with Indigenous Pacific Islanders, white Europeans and Americans saw Polynesians as almost racially white, and speculated that they were of Mediterranean or Aryan descent. New Books in Anthropology New Books in Politics & Society New Books in Science & Technology.


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Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: Anthropology of the North Pacific rim. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors.

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