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Author Safonova, Tatiana.

Title Culture contact in Evenki land : a cybernetic anthropology of the Baikal Region / by Tatiana Safonova and István Sántha
Published Leiden ; Boston : Global Oriental, 2013


Description 1 online resource (x, 184 pages) : color illustrations
Series Inner Asia book series ; v. 7
Inner Asia book series ; no. 7.
Contents Introduction -- Companionship and pokazukha: flexible and stable elements of Evenki culture -- Pokazukha in public life: the Bugarikta House of Culture -- Manakan and Andaki: gender distinctions and personal autonomy among Evenki -- Evenki people and their dogs: communicating by sharing contexts -- Hunting: ethos and adaptation among Evenki and Buryats -- Perpetual outsiders: local Chinese ethos in Baikal Region -- Evenki land and walking mind -- Conclusion
Summary This anthropological monograph contains the results of recent fieldwork conducted among the Evenki people in East Siberia, Russian Federation. It is an ethnography of a Siberian people that will be welcomed by professional social anthropologists as well as by specialists in Russian and Siberian Studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Evenki (Asian people) -- Russia (Federation) -- Baikal, Lake, Region
Evenki (Asian people) -- Russia (Federation) -- Baikal, Lake, Region -- Social life and customs
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Ethnic Studies -- General.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Evenki (Asian people)
Evenki (Asian people) -- Social life and customs
Manners and customs
Baikal, Lake, Region (Russia) -- Social life and customs
Russia (Federation) -- Lake Baikal Region
Form Electronic book
Author Sántha, István, 1968-
LC no. 2013013231
ISBN 9789004254237