The Resource Arctic adaptations : native whalers and reindeer herders of Northern Eurasia, Igor Krupnik ; translated and edited by Marcia Levenson

Arctic adaptations : native whalers and reindeer herders of Northern Eurasia, Igor Krupnik ; translated and edited by Marcia Levenson

Label
Arctic adaptations : native whalers and reindeer herders of Northern Eurasia
Title
Arctic adaptations
Title remainder
native whalers and reindeer herders of Northern Eurasia
Statement of responsibility
Igor Krupnik ; translated and edited by Marcia Levenson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The evolving culture of indigenous communities in Siberia
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Krupnik, Igor
Dewey number
  • 304.2
  • 304.2/0911
  • 304.20911
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GF891
LC item number
.K7813 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Levenson, Marcia
Series statement
Arctic Visions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Arctic peoples
Label
Arctic adaptations : native whalers and reindeer herders of Northern Eurasia, Igor Krupnik ; translated and edited by Marcia Levenson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface to the Russian Edition; Preface to the American Edition; CHAPTER ONE Arctic Context and Research Design; Defining the Boundaries of the Arctic: Geography, Ecology, and Anthropology; Subsistence; Classification Systems for Arctic Subsistence; Studies of Arctic Subsistence: North America; Studies of Arctic Subsistence: Siberia; Adaptation; The ""Equilibrium Societies""; Research Methodology; Focus of the Present Study; CHAPTER TWO Sea-Mammal Hunters of the Arctic Coast; Historical Setting; Traditional Resource Use
  • Exploited TerritoryThe Hunting Community; The Material Basis of Subsistence; Needs of the Eskimo Community; Production in the Eskimo Economy; Analysis of the Food Balances; Ecological Pressures of Native Subsistence; Eskimo Adaptations; CHAPTER THREE Reindeer Pastoralists of the Inland Tundra; Introduction; Reindeer Nomadism and Its Resource Strategies; Land Use and Pasture Rotation; Demography of the Nomadic Community; Domestic Animal Stocks; Subsistence Implements and Their Recycling; Consumption Needs of the Pastoralist Community; Productivity of the Herding Economy
  • Analysis of Subsistence BalancesConclusion; CHAPTER FOUR The Challenge of Change in the Arctic Environment; Introduction; Climatic Change in the Eurasian Arctic; Extreme Natural Phenomena; Fluctuations in Wildlife Populations; Epizootics in the Domestic Animal Population; Summary: The Arctic as a Human Econiche; CHAPTER FIVE The Rise of Reindeer Pastoralism in the Arctic; Introduction; Ethnohistorical Records on Reindeer Pastoralism; Explanatory Models; Ecological Model; Social vs. Environmental Agents of Change; Transition to the Reindeer Economy: The Earliest Records
  • Interactions Between Wild and Domestic HerdsOther Factors in the Pastoralist Transition; Pastoralism and Population Growth; The Established Pastoralist Economy; Summary and Conclusions; CHAPTER SIX The Evolution of Maritime Hunting; Introduction; Climatic Models of Eskimo Subsistence Trends; The ""Adaptation"" Framework; Trends and Recurrent Cycles in Eskimo Resource Utilization; Population Dynamics and Shifts on the Arctic Coast; Changes in Hunting Implements and Techniques; Factors in Maritime Subsistence Transitions; Maritime Subsistence in the Western Eurasian Arctic
  • The Dual Subsistence ModelCHAPTER SEVEN The Aboriginal Hunter in the Arctic Ecosystem; Population Continuity; Health, Mortality, and Population Increase; More on Infanticide in the Arctic; Ecopopulation Strategies; Migrations and Population Growth; Population Models; Harvest Techniques in the Arctic; Cases of Indigenous Overkill; Overkill and Harvest Strategies; Overkill and ""Rationality"" in Aboriginal Subsistence; Arctic versus Boreal Subsistence; CHAPTER EIGHT Arctic Adaptations and Paleolithic Society; Prehistoric Hunting Tactics; Settlement Patterns of the Prehistoric Population
  • Natural Resource Utilization
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unknown
Edition
Expanded english edition.
Extent
1 online resource (390 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611686852
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000224185
  • (EBL)1882415
  • (SSID)ssj0001334307
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12549943
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001334307
  • (PQKBWorkID)11394086
  • (PQKB)10313859
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1882415
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000224185
Label
Arctic adaptations : native whalers and reindeer herders of Northern Eurasia, Igor Krupnik ; translated and edited by Marcia Levenson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface to the Russian Edition; Preface to the American Edition; CHAPTER ONE Arctic Context and Research Design; Defining the Boundaries of the Arctic: Geography, Ecology, and Anthropology; Subsistence; Classification Systems for Arctic Subsistence; Studies of Arctic Subsistence: North America; Studies of Arctic Subsistence: Siberia; Adaptation; The ""Equilibrium Societies""; Research Methodology; Focus of the Present Study; CHAPTER TWO Sea-Mammal Hunters of the Arctic Coast; Historical Setting; Traditional Resource Use
  • Exploited TerritoryThe Hunting Community; The Material Basis of Subsistence; Needs of the Eskimo Community; Production in the Eskimo Economy; Analysis of the Food Balances; Ecological Pressures of Native Subsistence; Eskimo Adaptations; CHAPTER THREE Reindeer Pastoralists of the Inland Tundra; Introduction; Reindeer Nomadism and Its Resource Strategies; Land Use and Pasture Rotation; Demography of the Nomadic Community; Domestic Animal Stocks; Subsistence Implements and Their Recycling; Consumption Needs of the Pastoralist Community; Productivity of the Herding Economy
  • Analysis of Subsistence BalancesConclusion; CHAPTER FOUR The Challenge of Change in the Arctic Environment; Introduction; Climatic Change in the Eurasian Arctic; Extreme Natural Phenomena; Fluctuations in Wildlife Populations; Epizootics in the Domestic Animal Population; Summary: The Arctic as a Human Econiche; CHAPTER FIVE The Rise of Reindeer Pastoralism in the Arctic; Introduction; Ethnohistorical Records on Reindeer Pastoralism; Explanatory Models; Ecological Model; Social vs. Environmental Agents of Change; Transition to the Reindeer Economy: The Earliest Records
  • Interactions Between Wild and Domestic HerdsOther Factors in the Pastoralist Transition; Pastoralism and Population Growth; The Established Pastoralist Economy; Summary and Conclusions; CHAPTER SIX The Evolution of Maritime Hunting; Introduction; Climatic Models of Eskimo Subsistence Trends; The ""Adaptation"" Framework; Trends and Recurrent Cycles in Eskimo Resource Utilization; Population Dynamics and Shifts on the Arctic Coast; Changes in Hunting Implements and Techniques; Factors in Maritime Subsistence Transitions; Maritime Subsistence in the Western Eurasian Arctic
  • The Dual Subsistence ModelCHAPTER SEVEN The Aboriginal Hunter in the Arctic Ecosystem; Population Continuity; Health, Mortality, and Population Increase; More on Infanticide in the Arctic; Ecopopulation Strategies; Migrations and Population Growth; Population Models; Harvest Techniques in the Arctic; Cases of Indigenous Overkill; Overkill and Harvest Strategies; Overkill and ""Rationality"" in Aboriginal Subsistence; Arctic versus Boreal Subsistence; CHAPTER EIGHT Arctic Adaptations and Paleolithic Society; Prehistoric Hunting Tactics; Settlement Patterns of the Prehistoric Population
  • Natural Resource Utilization
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Expanded english edition.
Extent
1 online resource (390 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611686852
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000224185
  • (EBL)1882415
  • (SSID)ssj0001334307
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12549943
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001334307
  • (PQKBWorkID)11394086
  • (PQKB)10313859
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1882415
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000224185

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