- Hardcover: 274 pages
- Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Pr; 1st edition (December 1, 1991)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0826313116
- ISBN-13: 978-0826313119
- Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 1.2 x 9.5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.6 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 5 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,366,956 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Living Life's Circle: Mescalero Apache Cosmovision 1st Edition
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An excellent account of Apache philosophy as seen through their ceremonies.
An excellent discussion of the relationship between ethnoastronomy and the base metaphor in the Apache world view.
"An excellent account of Apache philosophy as seen through their ceremonies."
"An excellent discussion of the relationship between ethnoastronomy and the base metaphor in the Apache world view.a --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
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The product of more than fifteen years contact and life with the Mescalero people in southern New Mexico, Living Life's Circle is one of the first works devoted to the emergent new interdiscipline of ethnoastronomy, the study of how the sky and its movements form "templates" for life in particular cultures. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.