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ERIC Number: ED229177
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Oct
Pages: 89
Abstractor: N/A
Old Beliefs = Taimaknaqtat.
Gray, Minnie Aliitchak; And Others
Written in English and Upper Kobuk Inupiaq Eskimo, the booklet presents several examples of Eskimo "old beliefs" to be taught to younger people providing them with a greater understanding of the elders and what governs their actions and behavior. Topics of "old beliefs" pertain to babies, women, young girls and boys, bears, beavers, animal spirit, fish, raven, grebe, loons, mice, weather, sun and moon, and Northern Lights. (ERB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: InupiaqEnglish
Sponsor: Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Languages Affairs (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Alaska Univ., Anchorage. National Bilingual Materials Development Center.