By John Steckley
In this vigorous ebook, designed in particular for introductory scholars, Steckley unpacks 3 "White Lies"—the fantasy that there are fifty-two phrases for snow, that there are blond, blue-eyed Inuit descended from the Vikings, and that the Inuit ship off their elders to die on ice floes. Debunking those well known myths permits him to demonstrate how wisdom is formed by means of Western social technology, relatively the anthropology of the "Other," and that it may be unsuitable. within the approach, scholars examine not just approximately Inuit tradition, yet concerning the distinction among well known and scholarly research.
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