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Record #176930:

The bringer of light: the raven in Inuit tradition / Jarich Oosten, Frédéric Laugrand.

Title: The bringer of light: the raven in Inuit tradition / Jarich Oosten, Frédéric Laugrand.
Author(s): Oosten, Jarich.
Laugrand, Frédéric.
Date: 2006.
In: Polar Record. (2006.), Vol. 42(222) (2006)
Abstract: Discusses features of Alaskan raven complex and position of raven in eastern Arctic. Notes that raven plays important role in myths and rituals. Uses basic features of raven complex as heuristic principles, guiding research into situation in eastern Arctic region. Argues that, in many respects, raven is responsible for society but without being part of it.
Notes:

Polar Record. Vol. 42(222) :187-204 (2006).

Keywords: 291.13 -- Myths and mythology.
291.612 -- Shamanism.
39 -- Ethnography: Eskimo.
398 -- Native peoples, folk beliefs and tales.
398.22 -- Sagas and historic legends.
T -- Social anthropology and ethnography.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*49) -- Alaska.
(*38) -- Greenland.
SPRI record no.: 176930

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