Sanatujut: Pride in Women's Work, Copper and Caribou Inuit Clothing Traditions

Hall, Quebec: Canadian Museum of Civilization, 1995. Softcover. Glue color illustrated wraps. 136 pp., As New. Item #169961
ISBN: 9780660140278

Contents as follows: 1. "Knowing the Land": The People and the Country -- 2. "Following ... Our Ancestors": Ancient Sewing Traditions -- 3. A Source of Pride: Skin Preparation and Sewing Techniques -- 4. Displaying Identity: Regional Variations in Adult Clothing -- 5. Preparing for the Life Ahead: Birth and Childhood -- 6. Beauty and Protection: Body Decoration and Personal Adornment -- 7. The Power of Transformation: Clothing and the Shaman -- 8. A Celebration of Welcome: Clothing and Dance -- 9. Completing the Circle: Clothing and Death -- 10. The Wealth of the North: Trade Goods and Caribou Inuit Clothing -- 11. "The Local Style Was Too Cold": A Fashion Revolution in Copper Inuit Clothing -- 12. Northern Fashions Today: Contemporary Copper and Caribou Inuit Clothing / Jill Oakes and Sally Qimmiu'naaq Webster.

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