The Resource (S)aged by Culture : Representations of Old Age in American Indian Literature and Culture, Philipp Kneis

(S)aged by Culture : Representations of Old Age in American Indian Literature and Culture, Philipp Kneis

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(S)aged by Culture : Representations of Old Age in American Indian Literature and Culture
Title
(S)aged by Culture
Title remainder
Representations of Old Age in American Indian Literature and Culture
Statement of responsibility
Philipp Kneis
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Colonization has imposed drastic changes on indigenous societies in North America. This process has reverberated through cultural conceptions and constructions of social roles, particularly affecting the roles of elders and the old. This book charts these changes by analyzing representations of old age in American Indian literature. In comparing traditional stories with contemporary works, the analytical focus lies on establishing what developments can be observed in the conceptualizing of old age as visible in representations of social, political and cultural roles, such as that of the sage
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
810.9/897
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.I52
LC item number
K64 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
(S)aged by Culture : Representations of Old Age in American Indian Literature and Culture, Philipp Kneis
Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 266-292) and index
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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
ocn858861948
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (298 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9783653035582
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b30267766
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)858861948
  • pebcs3653035589

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