Never In Anger

by Briggs, Jean L

Anthropologist Jean Briggs spent seventeen months living on a remote Arctic shore as the \\\"adopted daughter\\\" of an Eskimo family. Through vignettes of daily life she unfolds a warm and perceptive tale of the behavioral patterns of the Utku, their way of training children, and their handling of deviations from desired behavior.

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Never in Anger: Portrait of an Eskimo Family

by Jean L. Briggs

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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press/Belknap Press, 1970. xxi, [3], 379 pages. References. Glossary. Black and white reproductions of photos. Family tree diagrams. "In the summer of 1963 I went to the Canadian Northwest Territories to make a seventeen-month anthropological field study of the small group of Eskimos who live at the mouth of the Back… Read more
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NEVER IN ANGER : Portrait of an Eskimo Family

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Harvard, 1971. 379pp. Yellow cloth hardback, DJ has light rubbing at cornerand spine tips and a couple tiny tears, Second Printing, references, glossary, footnotes, b&w photos, NEVER IN ANGER : Portrait of an Eskimo Family, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.
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Never in Anger - A Portrait of an Eskimo Family

by Jean L. Briggs

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Harvard University Press, 1972. Soft cover. Fair. Soft cover book in fair condition, general wear and spine slightly cracked. Questions welcome. We ship internationally from the United States and Canada every week. If buying internationally, please be aware that additional charges may apply for heavier books. We guarantee a safe, quick, and secure transaction. 10+ years in online… Read more
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Cambridge: Harvard Univ Pr,Harvard University Press, 1981. Fourth printing. Paperback. Very Good/No Dj. 8vo. pp.379.""Anthropologist Jean L. Briggs spent seventeen months living on a remote Arctic shore as the ""adopted daughter"" of an Eskimo family. Through vignettes of daily life she unfolds a warm and perceptive tale of the behavioral patterns of the Utku, their way of training… Read more
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Never in Anger: Portrait of an Eskimo Family

by Briggs, Jean L.

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Harvard University Press, 1971. 1972 Fourth printing. A little bit of waviness from moisture damage (but no stain) to top right hand corner of pages. Not that bad, though, and very readable copy. No markings to text. ***Shipped within 24 hours from the beautiful Baltimore inner harbor area. First class service; accurate descriptions. Most… Read more
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Never in Anger

by Jean L. Briggs

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Book is in Very Good condition; wraps a bit scuffed, lower right corner on front panel dog-eared, corners lightly bumped, no other defects noted. Interior clean-- no marks noted, binding sturdy. See photo. NOTE EX-LIBRARY.
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