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Navajo Religion and Culture: Selected Views

David M. Brugge

Navajo Religion and Culture: Selected Views

Papers in Honor of Leland C. Wyman (Papers in Anthropology / Museum of New Mexico, No. 17)

by David M. Brugge

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Published by Museum of New Mexico Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Native American Anthropology,
  • Wyman, Leland Clifton,
  • Navajo Indians,
  • 1897-,
  • Religion,
  • Wyman, Leland Clifton,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8215532M
    ISBN 100890131384
    ISBN 109780890131381

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Brugge and Charlotte J. Frisbee Santa Fe, N. M.: Museum of New Mexico Press. : Carmie Lynn Toulouse. Selected References: Steve Green, Jackie Green, and Bill High, This Dangerous Book (Harper Collins, ).

David M. Brugge and Charlotte J. Frisbie, eds., Navajo Religion and Culture, Selected Views, Papers in Honour of Leland C. Wyman (Museum of New Mexico Press, ). Navajo Nation Flag.

The Navajo Nation flag, designed by Jay R. Degroat, a Navajo from Mariano Lake, New Mexico, was selected from entries, and was officially adopted by the Navajo Nation Council on by Resolution CMY Book Description: Traditional teachings derived from stories and practices passed through generations lie at the core of a well-balanced Navajo life.

These teachings are based on a very different perspective of the physical and spiritual world than. The Navajo as Seen by the Franciscans is the story of one of the great cultural confluences in American history, the coming of Franciscan missionaries to the Navajo people.

Here, in the words of the friars who lived it, is part of that remarkable story. Utilizing both primary and secondary materials, this sourcebook aims to make more readily accessible the views of the Franciscans, Format: Hardcover.

Native-American religions refers to the sociocultural belief systems that make up the moral and ethical values of any of the different groups of indigenous peoples of North and South America.

The religions of Native Americans, like of any people, provide the framework by which one sees the world and give meaning to life's basic preoccupations. (Editor, with David M. Brugge, and contributor) Navajo Religion and Culture: Selected Views; Papers in Honor of Leland C.

Wyman, Museum of New Mexico Press (Santa Fe, NM), (Editor and contributor) Explorations in Ethnomusicology: Essays in Honor of David P. McAllester, Information Coordinators (Detroit, MI), Gladys Amanda Reichard (born 17 July at Bangor, Pennsylvania; died 25 July at Flagstaff, Arizona) was an American anthropologist and linguist.

She is considered one of the most important women to have studied Native American languages and cultures in the first half of the twentieth century. Wyman, Leland Clifton Overview. Works: Navajo religion and culture: selected views: papers in honor of Leland C. Wyman (Book) 5 editions published Presents 22 scholarly studies on Navajo religion and culture, written in honor of the esteemed anthropologist Leland C.

Wyman. Religion is a social-cultural system of designated behaviors and practices, morals, worldviews, texts, sanctified places, prophecies, ethics, or organizations, that relates humanity to supernatural, transcendental, or spiritual elements.

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