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ID-77 :   A Cultural Anthropological Study of Hunting and Distribution of Bowhead Whales in Barrow, Alaska, USA

Type

FIELDWORK

Research/Observation Title

A Cultural Anthropological Study of Hunting and Distribution of Bowhead Whales in Barrow, Alaska, USA

Science Summary (common)

[purpose] Research on the Nalukataq [outline]  Investigation on the Nalukataq (the whaling festival) and the sharing of the whalemeat and skin parts during the its feasts
- Individual Project Information 1/6 Research/Observation Period 2007-07-24 〜 2007-08-12

Science Summary

[purpose] Annual Cycle of Inupiat activities in Barrow [outline] Preliminary Interview with a few whaling boat captains about annual cycle of Inupiat activities in Barrow

Funding Information Other Funding Details

A Cultural Anthropological Study of Hunting and Distribution of Bowhead Whales in Barrow, Alaska, USA

Discipline(s)

Social and Human Sciences

Personnel

RollContact PersonNameNobuhiro KishigamiAffiliationNational Museum of EthnologyCountryJapan

Research/Observation Methods

Particpant Observation and Interview

Research/Observation Period

2007-07-24 〜 2007-08-12

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Barrow Latitude [degree]: 71.288333 Longitude [degree]: -156.758333

Research/Observation Area

N: 71.469167, S: 70.902222, W: -157.587778 E: -155.302778,
- Individual Project Information 2/6 Research/Observation Period 2008-09-05 〜 2008-10-02

Science Summary

[purpose] Reseach of Fall Hunting and Distribution of Bowhead Whales in Barrow [outline] Interview and Participant Observation of Fall Whaling and Meat Distribution in Barrow

Funding Information Other Funding Details

A Cultural Anthropological Study of Hunting and Distribution of Bowhead Whales in Barrow, Alaska, USA.

Discipline(s)

Social and Human Sciences

Personnel

RollContact PersonNameNobuhiro KishigamiAffiliationNational Museum of EthnologyCountryJapan

Research/Observation Methods

Particpant Observation and Interview

Research/Observation Period

2008-09-05 〜 2008-10-02

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Barrow Latitude [degree]: 71.288461 Longitude [degree]: -156.758423

Research/Observation Area

N: 71.469167, S: 70.902222, W: -157.587778 E: -155.302778,
- Individual Project Information 3/6 Research/Observation Period 2009-06-07 〜 2009-06-19

Funding Information Other Funding Details

A Cultural Anthropological Study of Hunting and Distribution of Bowhead Whales in Barrow, Alaska, USA.

Discipline(s)

Social and Human Sciences

Personnel

RollContact PersonNameNobuhiro KishigamiAffiliationNational Museum of EthnologyCountryJapan

Research/Observation Methods

Particpant Observation and Interview

Research/Observation Period

2009-06-07 〜 2009-06-19

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Barrow Latitude [degree]: 71.288461 Longitude [degree]: -156.758423

Research/Observation Area

N: 71.469167, S: 70.902222, W: -157.587778 E: -155.302778,
- Individual Project Information 4/6 Research/Observation Period 2010-04-29 〜 2010-05-10

Science Summary

[purpose] Research of Spring Whaling Activities and Meat Distribution in Barrow, Alaska

Funding Information Other Funding Details

A Cultural Anthropological Study of Hunting and Distribution of Bowhead Whales in Barrow, Alaska, USA.

Discipline(s)

Social and Human Sciences

Personnel

RollContact PersonNameNobuhiro KishigamiAffiliationNational Museum of EthnologyCountryJapan

Research/Observation Methods

Particpant Observation and Interview

Research/Observation Period

2010-04-29 〜 2010-05-10

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Barrow Latitude [degree]: 71.288461 Longitude [degree]: -156.758423

Research/Observation Area

N: 71.469167, S: 70.902222, W: -157.587778 E: -155.302778,
- Individual Project Information 5/6 Research/Observation Period 2011-06-15 〜 2011-06-28

Funding Information Other Funding Details

A Cultural Anthropological Study of Hunting and Distribution of Bowhead Whales in Barrow, Alaska, USA.

Discipline(s)

Social and Human Sciences

Personnel

RollContact PersonNameNobuhiro KishigamiAffiliationNational Museum of EthnologyCountryJapanEmailinuit@idc.minpaku.ac.jp

Research/Observation Methods

Particpant Observation and Interview

Research/Observation Period

2011-06-15 〜 2011-06-28

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Cape Barrow Latitude [degree]: 71.288461 Longitude [degree]: -156.758423

Research/Observation Area

N: 71.469167, S: 70.902222, W: -157.587778 E: -155.302778,
- Individual Project Information 6/6 Research/Observation Period 2012-06-01 〜 2012-07-31

Funding Information Other Funding Details

A Cultural Anthropological Study of Hunting and Distribution of Bowhead Whales in Barrow, Alaska, USA.

Discipline(s)

Social and Human Sciences

Personnel

RollContact PersonNameNobuhiro KishigamiAffiliationNational Museum of EthnologyCountryJapanEmailinuit@idc.minpaku.ac.jp

Research/Observation Methods

Particpant Observation and Interview

Research/Observation Period

2012-06-01 〜 2012-07-31

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Cape Barrow Latitude [degree]: 71.288461 Longitude [degree]: -156.758423

Research/Observation Area

N: 71.469167, S: 70.902222, W: -157.587778 E: -155.302778,
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