Native Americans and Native Indians

By: S.G. Deogaonkar & S.S. Deogaonkar (Authors)

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"Native American & Native Indians" is based on the author's study of the tribes in the Southwest of the United States of American. A study based on actual field-work as well as on research conducted at Museums and libraries in the U.S.; it brings out the authropological facts about the major tribes in the region. It highlights the socio-cultural aspect of the tribes and focusses upon the striking similarities between the tribal culture in the American Southwest and the major tribal groups in India. Their beliefs, faith, superstitions, and the rituals and performances at life-cycle rituals and festivals have been compared. The analysis of the cultural aspects folk-literature including myths exposes and undercurrent of culture between two distantly situated population. The adoption of Christianity and the impact of white American culture has not eroded the historically inherited tribal culture which shows its ethnic roots in Asian and even in Indian culture of the part ages. Printed Pages: 168.

Title: Native Americans and Native Indians

Author Name: S.G. Deogaonkar & S.S. Deogaonkar (Authors)

Categories: International Relations, India,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 2002

ISBN: 817022909X

ISBN 13: 9788170229094

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 112396

Keywords: Native Americans and Native Indians S.G. Deogaonkar & S.S. Deogaonkar (Authors)