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SIKU: Knowing Our Ice

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 SIKU: International Polar Year Project #166 (An Overview)
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    Chapter 2 Weather Variability and Changing Sea Ice Use in Qeqertaq, West Greenland, 1987–2008
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    Chapter 3 Mapping Inuit Sea Ice Knowledge, Use, and Change in Nunavut, Canada (Cape Dorset, Igloolik, Pangnirtung)
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    Chapter 4 “It’s Cold, but Not Cold Enough”: Observing Ice and Climate Change in Gambell, Alaska, in IPY 2007–2008 and Beyond
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    Chapter 5 Sea Ice Distribution and Ice Use by Indigenous Walrus Hunters on St. Lawrence Island, Alaska
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    Chapter 6 Sila-Inuk: Study of the Impacts of Climate Change in Greenland
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    Chapter 7 The Sea, the Land, the Coast, and the Winds: Understanding Inuit Sea Ice Use in Context
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    Chapter 8 The Igliniit Project: Combining Inuit Knowledge and Geomatics Engineering to Develop a New Observation Tool for Hunters
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    Chapter 9 Assessing the Shorefast Ice: Iñupiat Whaling Trails off Barrow, Alaska
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    Chapter 10 Creating an Online Cybercartographic Atlas of Inuit Sea Ice Knowledge and Use
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    Chapter 11 The Power of Multiple Perspectives: Behind the Scenes of the Siku–Inuit–Hila Project
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    Chapter 12 Knowings About Sigu: Kigiqtaamiut Hunting as an Experiential Pedagogy
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    Chapter 13 The Ice Is Always Changing: Yup’ik Understandings of Sea Ice, Past and Present
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    Chapter 14 Qanuq Ilitaavut: “How We Learned What We Know” (Wales Inupiaq Sea Ice Dictionary)
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    Chapter 15 Indigenous Knowledge and Sea Ice Science: What Can We Learn from Indigenous Ice Users?
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    Chapter 16 Franz Boas and Inuktitut Terminology for Ice and Snow: From the Emergence of the Field to the “Great Eskimo Vocabulary Hoax”
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    Chapter 17 Inuit Sea Ice Terminology in Nunavut and Nunatsiavut
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    Chapter 18 Two Greenlandic Sea Ice Lists and Some Considerations Regarding Inuit Sea Ice Terms
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    Chapter 19 Partnerships in Policy: What Lessons Can We Learn from IPY SIKU?
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    Chapter 20 SIKU: Knowing Our Ice
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Chapter title
Franz Boas and Inuktitut Terminology for Ice and Snow: From the Emergence of the Field to the “Great Eskimo Vocabulary Hoax”
Chapter number 16
Book title
SIKU: Knowing Our Ice
Published by
Springer Netherlands, January 2016
DOI 10.1007/978-90-481-8587-0_16
Book ISBNs
978-9-04-818586-3, 978-9-04-818587-0

Ludger Müller-Wille, Igor Krupnik, Ludger Müller-Wille

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Student > Ph. D. Student 4 19%
Student > Doctoral Student 3 14%
Student > Bachelor 3 14%
Librarian 2 10%
Student > Master 2 10%
Other 3 14%
Unknown 4 19%
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Psychology 4 19%
Social Sciences 4 19%
Environmental Science 2 10%
Arts and Humanities 2 10%
Business, Management and Accounting 1 5%
Other 4 19%
Unknown 4 19%