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Ethnography of the Fox Indians 1 edition

Ethnography of the Fox Indians
William Jones

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Ethnography of the Fox Indians

Published September 1995 by Reprint Services Corp .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Traditional history
Cosmogony
– Manitou
– Nature beliefs
– Medicine
– Color symbolism
– Witches, evil spirits, and ghosts
Mythology
Daily life…
– Everyday life
– Costume
Social observances
– Marriage
– Divorce
– Birth customs
– Menstrual customs
– Mortuary customs
Social organization
– Fox gentes
– The dual division
– Political organization
– Crime and punishment
Ceremonies and games
– The sacred feast
– Feasts of thanksgiving
– Notes on gens feast dances
– Other ceremonies
– Ceremonial paraphernalia and related data
– Games
Bibliography of Jones’ publications
Appendix A.—Miscellaneous social data
Appendix B.—Genealogies
Appendix C.—Lists of gens names
Appendix D.—Ceremonial data

Edition Notes

Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletins Series

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Number of pages
156
Dimensions
10.3 x 7 x 0.8 inches
Weight
14.4 ounces

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL9792852M
ISBN 10
0781241251
ISBN 13
9780781241250

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October 2, 2015 Edited by Ted Lienhart Edited without comment.
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