Chippewa Customs (Publications of the Minnesota Historical by Frances Densmore

By Frances Densmore

Frances Densmore, born in 1867, was once one of many first ethnologists to specialise in the research of yank Indian song and tradition. Her ebook, first released in 1929, continues to be an authoritative resource for the tribal historical past, customs, legends, traditions, paintings, tune, economic climate, and relaxation actions of the Chippewa (Ojibway) Indians of the U.S. and Canada.

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2) in connection with an analysis of presentinternal and external- difficulties. g. , without definite heuristic value. In spite of this, or perhaps because of this, new theories, theory fragments or approaches appear year after year, and sometimes month after month. A large part of them is due to philosophic dissatisfaction with the dialectic features of modern physics and hence retrogressive rather than progressive; they usually have a short life and are soon forgotten. Among the remaining attempts the most interesting and progressive group is characterised by the endeavour to construct stronger and/or more adequate theories.

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Internalist historians emphasize a genuinely characteristic aspect of modern science: a scientist operates in his everyday work with knowledge at his disposal and with safe, unproblematic tools for the achievement of definite results. This aspect of scientific activity is brilliantly represented by T. Kuhn in his analysis of normal science (Kuhn, 1962). He brings his investigation to a logical limit, and then it becomes clear that scientific activity, understood as dealing solely with received results, is not compatible with creative thinking.

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