Never in Anger

Never in Anger

Portrait of An Eskimo Family

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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.
Publisher: Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1970.
ISBN: 9780674608252
Characteristics: xxi, 379 p. :,illus., maps. ;,24 cm.


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Apr 14, 2017

A memoir, by a young American woman writing her anthropology thesis, of a 17 mo stay with the Utku, an isolated group of eskimos, in 1963. She writes about emotional expression.

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