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My Elders Taught Me : Aspects of Western Great Lakes American Indian Philosophy
by John F. Boatman


Overview - In this book the author examines various aspects of a selection of Western Great Lakes American Indian philosophical traditions and beliefs. He combines over forty years of stories, anecdotes, and observations learned from Western Great Lakes tribal elders into a coherent and thought-provoking philosophy text which challenges readers to look beyond their own cultural prepossessions and discover a method of asking questions where the answers come from within.  Read more...

 
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Overview
In this book the author examines various aspects of a selection of Western Great Lakes American Indian philosophical traditions and beliefs. He combines over forty years of stories, anecdotes, and observations learned from Western Great Lakes tribal elders into a coherent and thought-provoking philosophy text which challenges readers to look beyond their own cultural prepossessions and discover a method of asking questions where the answers come from within. Contents: Setting the Stages: From Another Perspective; The Atisokanak World; Creation and the Early "Earth World"; The Earth and its "People"; The Star People; The Inherent Primacy of Female Beings.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780819186911
  • ISBN-10: 0819186910
  • Publisher: University Press of America
  • Publish Date: June 1992
  • Page Count: 84
  • Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds


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