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Myths of the Toba and Pilagá Indians of the Gran Chaco

Alfred MeМЃtraux

Myths of the Toba and Pilagá Indians of the Gran Chaco

by Alfred MeМЃtraux

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Published by American Folklore Society in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South America.,
  • Gran Chaco.
    • Subjects:
    • Toba Indians.,
    • Pilaga Indians.,
    • Indian mythology -- South America.,
    • Indians of South America -- Gran Chaco.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 164-167).

      Statementby Alfred Métraux.
      SeriesMemoirs of the American Folklore Society ;, v. 40
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR1 .A5 vol. 40
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 167 p. ;
      Number of Pages167
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6497853M
      LC Control Number46004565
      OCLC/WorldCa2325464

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      Chamanisme et sorcellerie chez les Toba (Qom) du Gran Chaco sud-américain. Quelques remarques sur une conception non individuelle du corps Article (PDF Available) January with Reads.   Among the Toba, Choroti, and Mataco of the Gran Chaco, a girl arriving at puberty was kept secluded in her house for a period of four to five days and her face and entire body was carefully covered (or painted) because “evil demons” were constantly “attacking her.”.

      Toba Spirituality. The Remarkable Faith Journey of an Indigenous People in the Argentine Chaco. Willis G. Horst. The Toba people 1 are one of several indigenous ethnic groups living today, as they have for centuries, in the low-land Chaco region of Argentina. With an estima members, they maintain a traditional relationship with their environment by hunting, gathering and fishing. Achagua Indian Folklore Kamaisani, la que es mezquina: An Achagua legend in Achagua and Spanish. Kamaisani, the stingy one: For English speakers, here is a translation of this legend. Recommended Books on Achagua Mythology Made from Bone: Trickster Myths, Music, and History from the Amazon: Interesting book exploring the mythology of the.


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Myths Of The Toba And Pilaga Indians Of The Gran ChacoAuthor: Alfred Metraux. Myths of the Toba and Pilagd Indians of the Gran Chaco. By ALFRED MLTRAUX. (Philadelphia: American Folklore Society [Memoirs of the Amer-ican Folklore Society, Vol.

40], Pp. xii + $) The myths and tales from two closely related Chaco tribes published in this volume were collected by Metraux during two visits to the Argentine Chaco.

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This is one of the studies, based on field investigation, which Professor Karsten, of the University of Helsingfors, has recently. Indians of the Gran Chaco. Philadelphia, The book is illustrated with Mehinaku drawings of ritual texts and myths, as well as with photographs of the villagers taking part in both everyday and.

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