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Telling Our Selves: Ethnicity and Discourse in Southwestern Alaska

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In this book, Chase Hensel examines how Yup'ik Eskimos and non-natives construct and maintain gender and ethnic identities through strategic talk about hunting, fishing, and processing. Although ethnicity is overtly constructed in terms of either/or categories, the discourse of Bethel residents suggests that their actual concern is less with whether one is native or non-na ...more
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Published October 19th 1996 by Oxford University Press, USA
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