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Contents

List of Figures
Acknowledgements

Introduction

Chapter 1. Theoretical Perspectives
Chapter 2. The Animals and Their Environment
Chapter 3. Becoming A Good Hunter

Life and Death

Chapter 4. The Raven, The Bringer of Light
Chapter 5. Qupirruit, Masters of Life And Death

Fellow Hunters

Chapter 6. The Dog, Partner of The Hunter
Chapter 7. The Bear, A Fellow Hunter

Prey

Chapter 8. The Caribou, The Lice of The Earth
Chapter 9. Seals, The Offspring of The Sea Woman
Chapter 10. The Whale, Representing The Whole

Comparison and Conclusions

Appendix I: Inuit Elders

Glossary of Inuktitut Words
References
Index

Hunters, Predators and Prey

Inuit Perceptions of Animals

Frédéric Laugrand and Jarich Oosten†

418 pages, 34 illus., bibliog., index

ISBN  978-1-78238-405-2 Hb Published (October 2014)

ISBN  978-1-78533-337-8 Pb Published (August 2016)

eISBN 978-1-78238-406-9 eBook