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Author Howe, James, 1944-
Title Chiefs, scribes, and ethnographers [electronic resource] : Kuna culture from inside and out / James Howe.
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2009.
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 Electronic Book  F1565.2.C8 H688 2009eb    ONLINE
  
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (xv, 342 p.) : ill., 1 map.
Series William & Bettye Nowlin series in art, history, and culture of the Western Hemisphere.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Literacy, representation, and ethnography -- A flock of birds : the coming of schools and literacy -- Letters of complaint -- Representation and reply -- North American friends -- The Swedish partnership -- Collaborative ethnography -- Post-rebellion ethnography, 1925-1950 -- The ethnographic boom, 1950- -- Native ethnography -- Chapin's lament.
Subject Cuna Indians -- Historiography.
Cuna Indians -- Public opinion.
Cuna Indians -- Social life and customs.
Ethnology -- Panama -- Authorship.
Indians in literature.
Indian anthropologists -- Panama.
Participant observation -- Panama.
Public opinion -- Panama.
Related To Print version: Howe, James,. Chiefs, scribes, and ethnographers. Austin : University of Texas Press, 2009. 9780292721104 0292721102 9780292725713 029272571X (DLC) 2009013805
ISBN 0292793472 (electronic bk.)
9780292793477 (electronic bk.)
9780292721104 (cloth : alk. paper)
0292721102 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780292725713 (pbk.)
029272571X (pbk.)