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Stories of traditional Navajo life and culture =

Stories of traditional Navajo life and culture =

Ałkʻidą́ą́ʻ yę́ę́kʻehgo Diné Kéédahatʻinę́ę́ Baa Nahaneʻ

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Published by Navajo Community College Press in Tsaile, Navajo Nation, Ariz .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navajo Indians -- Biography.,
  • Navajo Indians -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby twenty-two Navajo men and women ; editor, Broderick H. Johnson ; illustrators, Raymond Johnson and Hoke Denetsosie.
    ContributionsJohnson, Broderick H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.N3 S84
    The Physical Object
    Pagination335 p. :
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4552965M
    ISBN 100912586230
    LC Control Number77022484
    OCLC/WorldCa3090213

    Native American Peoples explores the cultures of some of the earliest residents of North America. With direct, lively text covering each Native group's past and present, these books include each tribe's own origin stories and descriptions of its traditional way of life, its relationships with other tribes and with European settlers and explorers, its history through modern times, and life ?id=xU_B8XoANjUC. Much of those years spent working together informed Frisbie’s book Tall Woman: The Life and Story of Rose Mitchell, a Navajo Woman, c. But Frisbie realized even then that there was a whole other book to be written specifically about food, as it related to the Mitchell family and to the modern Navajo Nation as a ://

      gender roles to preserve the traditional matrilineal way of Navajo thinking. I. TRADITIONAL DINÉ GOVERNANCE Before the European concept of governance was introduced to the Diné2, the Navajo people governed their society through values called Diné bi’í’ool’įįł meaning “Diné Life Way.” Diné bi’í’ool’įįł included Essay by Betty Reid Photographs by Kenji Kawano. S heila Goldtooth and Rebecca M. Benally are examples of Navajo women who blend the American and Navajo philosophies to carry out their work. Their careers and professions influence Navajo life and represent the merging of traditional and contemporary practices occurring through the doorway of the ://

      The Hero Twins, which are part of his Navajo culture, provided the idea for the comic book he is working on. “I use my cultural stories as inspiration and a jumping off point to create something new and something more modern,” Beyale said, which has resulted in The first Navajo woman surgeon combines western medicine and traditional healing. A spellbinding journey between two worlds, this remarkable book describes surgeon Lori Arviso Alvord's struggles to bring modern medicine to the Navajo reservation in Gallup, New Mexico—and to bring the values of her people to a medical care system in danger of losing its ://


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