Essays Tagged: "Ojibwe people"

Louis Erdrich's Tracks - An Invasion of the White Man

blood, accentuates the destruction of a tribe invaded by explorers and missionaries.In traditional Ojibwe culture, the tribe interacts with a number of these manitos, or monsters, in every part of th ...

(7 pages) 61 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Minnesota History, Ojibwa Indians

is that the word refers to the Ojibwa language itself, because the word for the Ojibwa language is Ojibwemowin. In addition to various interpretations of the meaning, there are also different spellin ...

(14 pages) 41 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


s more than seven miles of clean and wide white sandy beaches along the city's edges for the town's people as well as the tourist to enjoy. Swimming, wind surfings, beach coming, or just even to take ... is a town were the pace of life doesn't get any slower. Its slow paced atmosphere and friendly townspeople make you feel like you are in the South. Trees line the quiet streets of the all American cit ...

(3 pages) 524 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Keepern me

Everyone receives guidance from the many people they encounter throughout life. Probably most people have also been a guide for someone else ... ife is a very important aspect of guiding someone of the Ojibway culture in this novel. The Ojibway people have such strong beliefs and because of that they take their culture very seriously. At the s ... direction and strength" (175).The Ojibway look to prayer to guide them and help them to be a better people. When they pray they wave smoke from burnt cedar and moss over their body. This is called smu ...

(4 pages) 1162 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith