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Author Hansen, Lars Ivar, 1947-

Title Hunters in transition : an outline of early Sámi history / by Lars Ivar Hansen and Bjornar Olsen.

Publication Info. Leiden : Brill, 2014.

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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 402 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Series Northern world ; volume 63
Northern world ; v. 63.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Acknowledgements; List of Figures; 1 Introduction; 2 Changing Views on the Origins of the Sámi; 3 Economic Specialization and Ethnic Consolidation: NorthernHunting Societies in the Iron Age and Early Middle Ages; 4 Colonization, Contacts and Change, 1200-1550; 5 State Integration and Sámi ca. 1550-1750; 6 Missionaries and Shamans: Sámi Religion and the CampaignAgainst it; Epilogue; Chronology; Table of Relations; Bibliography; General Index; Index of Personal Names; Index of Place Names.
Summary Hunters in Transition provides a new outline of the early history of the Sámi and discusses issues such as the formation of Sámi ethnicity, interaction with chieftain and state societies, and the transition from hunting to reindeer herding.
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Subject Sami (European people) -- History.
Sami (European people) -- Hunting.
Sami (European people) -- Ethnic identity.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Olsen, Bjørnar.
Other Form: Print version: Hansen, Lars Ivar, 1947- Hunters in transition 9789004252547 (DLC) 2013036181 (OCoLC)858159261
ISBN 9789004252554 (electronic bk.)
900425255X (electronic bk.)