The World View of the Ainu: Nature and Cosmos Reading from Language

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Takako Yamada
Kegan Paul, 2001 - Religion - 233 pages
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Contents

Ainu Cosmology
10
Soul and Kamui
43
Ainu Nomenclature for Plants
89
Copyright

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About the author (2001)

Takako Yamada is currently Professor of cultural anthropology at Kyoto University.

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