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by Diamond Jenness
Author: Diamond Jenness
Publisher: Univ Pr of the Pacific (June 1, 2002)
Category: Imaginative Literature
Subcategory: Mythology and Folk Tales
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Published 1924 by . Eskimo texts": p. 3-31. Bibliography": p. 90. Series.
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The second part consists of English versions of eighty-one Inuit myths and folktales. By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication by Diamond Jenness. HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn. Human Relations Area Files, 1996. Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Literary texts (539); Mythology (773)
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In 1926 Diamond Jenness began the first systematic archaeological work in Alaska at Cape Prince of Wales and Little Diomede Island on Bering Strait
In 1926 Diamond Jenness began the first systematic archaeological work in Alaska at Cape Prince of Wales and Little Diomede Island on Bering Strait. This resulted in the first identification of Old Bering Sea culture and determined the stratigraphic position of Thule culture in Alaska, laying the groundwork for later investigations by Collins, Giddings and others.
Iesb jenness, diamond. Myths and traditions from Northern Alaska, the Mackenzie Delta, and Coronation Gulf. The life of the Copper Eskimos. West Greenland before 1950," in Hand- book of North American Indians, vol. 5, Arctic. Smithsonian Insti- tution.
Traditions From Northern Alaska, the Mackenzie Delta and Coronation Gulfby Diamond JennessVol. Myths and Folk-Lore of the Timiskaming Algonquin and Timagami Ojibwaby F. G. Speck. Tales of the Tepeeby Edward Everett Dale. Jicarilla Apache Textsby Pliny Earle Goddard.
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The Copper Eskimo tales, on the other hand, have the appearance of disjointed fragments without any setting, and lacking both beginning and ending. They were never told straightforwardly, as in Alaska, but had to be drawn out of the natives piecemeal, word by word and sentence by sentence, with many repetitions and digressions by way of explanation. The English translations tend to gloss over their crude and disjointed character, which is far more noticeable in the original Eskimo.