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The Resource Honoring elders : aging, authority, and Ojibwe religion, Michael D. McNally

Honoring elders : aging, authority, and Ojibwe religion, Michael D. McNally

Label
Honoring elders : aging, authority, and Ojibwe religion
Title
Honoring elders
Title remainder
aging, authority, and Ojibwe religion
Statement of responsibility
Michael D. McNally
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Like many Native Americans, Ojibwe people esteem the wisdom, authority, and religious significance of old age, but this respect does not come easily or naturally. It is the fruit of hard work, rooted in narrative traditions, moral vision, and ritualized practices of decorum that are comparable in sophistication to those of Confucianism. Even as the dispossession and policies of assimilation have threatened Ojibwe peoplehood and have targeted the traditions and the elders who embody it, Ojibwe and other Anishinaabe communities have been resolute and resourceful in their disciplined resp
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McNally, Michael David
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Religion and American Culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older Ojibwa Indians
  • Ojibwa Indians
  • Ojibwa Indians
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • RELIGION
  • Ojibwa Indians
  • Ojibwa Indians
  • Older Ojibwa Indians
Label
Honoring elders : aging, authority, and Ojibwe religion, Michael D. McNally
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-364) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Aging and the life cycle imagined in Ojibwe tradition and lived in history -- Eldership, respect, and the sacred community -- Elders as grandparents and teachers -- Elders articulating tradition -- The sacralization of eldership -- The shape of wisdom
Control code
ocn774288700
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 382 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231518253
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/mcna14502
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgrw53
  • 2474133c-076c-4567-93b0-191c7f2a5f33
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774288700
Label
Honoring elders : aging, authority, and Ojibwe religion, Michael D. McNally
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-364) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Aging and the life cycle imagined in Ojibwe tradition and lived in history -- Eldership, respect, and the sacred community -- Elders as grandparents and teachers -- Elders articulating tradition -- The sacralization of eldership -- The shape of wisdom
Control code
ocn774288700
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 382 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231518253
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/mcna14502
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgrw53
  • 2474133c-076c-4567-93b0-191c7f2a5f33
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774288700

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