Lakota belief and ritual

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University of Nebraska Press, 1980 - Religion - 329 pages
This volume is the first of four that will present the best and most important portions of the hundreds of pages of notes, interviews, texts, and essays that James R. Walker amassed during his eighteen years at Pine Ridge Reservation.

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Contents

His Life and Work
3
Walkers Autobiographical Statement
45
Comparative Materials for the Study of Sioux Religion
54
Copyright

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About the author (1980)

Raymond J. DeMallie, director of the American Indian Studies Research Institute and a professor of anthropology at Indiana University, is the editor of James R. Walker's Lakota Society and of The Sixth Grandfather: Black Elk's Teachings Given to John G. Neihardt, both available as Bison Books. Elaine A. Jahner, a professor of English at Dartmouth College, has edited Walker's Lakota Myth, also available in a Bison Books edition.

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