Cat Harbour : A Newfoundland Fishing Settlement. Hardcover

By: FARIS, JAMES V. Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies 03

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FARIS, James C. Cat Harbour : A Newfoundland Fishing Settlement. St. John's: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfou ndland, (1972). Pp x,(2),[1]-184,(4). 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. O'Dea 3947b. (Revised but not updated edition of a 1966 work, 3947a). Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies No.3. "This study attemptsto describe a rural fishing community on the northeast coast of Newfoundla nd. It is an ethnographic account with anchors in social history and ecology." - from the introduction. Foreword by Robert Paine. Chapters : Part I. :The Setting. 1. Introduction; 2. History and Settlement; 3. The Natural Se tting : A. The Sea; B. The Land; C. The Elements; 4. The Social Setting : A. Demographic Sketch; B. Activity Cycle; C. The Outside World, Part II. : Territory, Kin, and Crew. 5. Residence : A. Domestic Structure: Houses and Households; B. Land Tenure; 6. Kinship : A. Kin Categories; B. Sex and Age; C. Marriage; 7. The Fishing Crew : A. Recruitment and Cleavage; B. Fisning Premises and Fences: Segmentation of Gardens; Part III. : Dynamics of Interaction : The Cat Harbour Moral Community. 8. The Moral Order and Interaction Dynamics : A. Leadership and Authority; B. Sanctions and Conformity'; 9. Economics : A. The Voyage ; B. Mercantile Capitalism: The Traditional Outport Economic System; 10. Religion : A. The Church and the Kingdom Hall: Outport Christianity [the United Church of Canada and the Jehovah Witnesses] ; B. Causality and the Supernatural; 11. The Structure of Verbal Communication : A. Transmission; B. The Dynamics of Conversation; 12. Occasions : A. Funerals; B. The 'Times'; 13. Conclusions. With references, appendix and index. Very good. 20.00

Title: Cat Harbour : A Newfoundland Fishing Settlement. Hardcover

Author Name: FARIS, JAMES V. Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies 03

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Publisher: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, 1972, ISBN:0919666035:

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Keywords: NEWFOUNDLAND ISER CANADIAN LOCAL HISTORY CANADA SOCIOLOGY SOCIOLOGICAL FISHERIES ECONOMICS,