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Ojibwe singers : hymns, grief, and a native culture in motion / Michael D. McNally.

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Mahnomen Public Library 782.27 MCN (Text) 33500008959025 Main Available -

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  • ISBN: 0195134648 (acid-free paper)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 248 p. 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Oxford Oxford Unviversity Press, 2000.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-240) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction and overview -- PART I: HISTORY: Sacred musics: traditional Obijwe music and Protestant hymnody -- Objibwes, missionaries, and hymn singing, 1828-1867 -- Music as negotiation: uses of hymn singing, 1868-1934 -- PART II: ETHNOGRAPHY: Twentieth-century hymn singing as cultural criticism -- Music as memory: contemporary hymn singing and the politics of death in Native America -- Conclusion: Does hymn singing work! Notes on the logic of ritual practice.
Subject: Ojibwa Indians > Religion.
Ojibwa Indians > Cultural assimilation.
Hymns, Ojibwa > History and criticism.
Ojibwa (Indiens) > Religion.
Ojibwa (Indiens) > Acculturation.
Hymnes ojibwa > Histoire et critique.

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