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Honoring elders aging, authority, and Ojibwe religion /

Using archival and ethnographic research, Michael D. McNally follows the making of Ojibwe eldership, showing that deference to older women and men is part of a fuller moral, aesthetic, and cosmological vision connected to the ongoing circle of life and tradition of authority that has been crucial to...

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Main Author: McNally, Michael David.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, [2009]
Physical Description: xxi, 382 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series: Religion and American culture (New York, N.Y.)