Be of Good Mind: Essays on the Coast Salish

Be of Good Mind: Essays on the Coast Salish

By: Bruce Granville Miller (editor), Alexandra Harmon (contributor), Schaepe Schaepe (contributor), Keith Thor Carlson (contributor), Colin Grier (contributor), Daniel L. Boxberger (contributor), Brent D. Galloway (contributor), Bill Angelbeck (contributor), Crisca Bierwert (contributor), McHalsie McHalsie (contributor)Hardback

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Readers interested in Aboriginal history and contemporary issues, in ethnographic methods, and cross-border studies will be engaged. So, too, will those concerned with identity, relations between Aboriginal communities and academics, and the relationships between scholarly disciplines.

About Author

Bruce Granville Miller is a professor of anthropology at the University of British Columbia.

Contents

Acknowledgments Introduction / Bruce Granville Miller 1 Coast Salish History / Alexandra Harmon 2 The Not So Common / Daniel Boxberger 3 We have to Take Care of Everything That Belongs to Us / Nxaxalhts'I, also known as Albert (Sonny) McHalsie 4 To Honour our Ancestors We Become Visible Again / Raymond (Rocky) Wilson 5 Toward an Indigenous Historiography: Events, Migrations, and the Formation of "Post-Contact" Coast Salish Collective Identities / Keith Thor Carlson 6 "I can lift her up ...": Fred Ewen's Narrative Complexity / Crisca Bierwert 7. Language Revival Programs of the Nooksack Tribe and the Sto:lo Nation / Brent Galloway 8. Sto:lo Identity and the Cultural Landscape of S'olh Temexw / Dave Schaepe 9. Conceptions of Coast Salish warfare, or Coast Salish Pacifism Reconsidered: Archaeology, History, and Ethnography / Bill Angelbeck 10. Consuming the Recent for Constructing the Ancient: The Role of Ethnography in Coast Salish Archaeological Interpretation / Colin Grier Contributors; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774813235
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 336
  • ID: 9780774813235
  • weight: 600
  • ISBN10: 0774813237

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