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Author Auger, Emily E. (Emily Elisabeth), 1959-

Title The way of Inuit art : aesthetics and history in and beyond the Arctic / Emily E. Auger.

Published Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, [2005]
©2005

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  704.039712 AUGE    LOST AND PAID
Physical description viii, 296 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 266-288) and index.
Contents 1 Arctic Traditions -- Traditional Way of Life 13 -- "Primitive" Patterns I (Primitive and Paleolithic) 15 -- Arctic Small Tool Tradition (ASTt) 22 -- Post-Arctic Small Tool Tradition in Alaska 24 -- 2 Shamanistic Traditions -- Shamanism 40 -- Supernatural Basis of Shamanistic Power 43 -- Shaman's Initiation 57 -- "Primitive" Patterns II (Shamanism and Art) 63 -- 3 Dorset and Thule Traditions in Canada -- "Primitive" Patterns III (Style and Culture) 67 -- Dorset 71 -- Thule 97 -- 4 Historic Inuit Art -- New Traditions of Inuit Carving 101 -- New Traditions of Inuit Printmaking 119 -- Market and Educational Expansions 125 -- 5 Western Aesthetics and Inuit Art -- Western Categorical Context 129 -- "Primitive" Patterns IV ("Low" Art) 132 -- Inuit Art in the Modernist Context 137 -- Inuit Art in the Postmodernist Context 142 -- "Primitive" Patterns V (Primitivist Art) 147 -- 6 Interviews with Inuit Artists -- Interviews 157 -- Female Inuit Carvers from Arviat (Eskimo Point) and Kangiqsliniq (Rankin Inlet) 157 -- Male Inuit Carvers from Arviat (Eskimo Point), Kangiqsliniq (Rankin Inlet) and Qamani'tuaq (Baker Lake) 165 -- Female and Male Inuit Printmakers from Qamani'tuaq (Baker Lake) 186 -- 7 Art by Nicola Wojewoda and Inuit Artists' Responses to It -- Nicola Wojewoda 204 -- Drawings and Paintings 206 -- Alternative Media 217 -- Sculpture 225.
Subject Inuit art.
Inuit artists.
Bone carving.
Ivory carving.
ISBN 0786418885 (illustrated case bdg.)