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Abalone dance, 224
acculturation, role in cult move- ments, 318–19
Achomawi: Bole-Maru practices in, 3; Christian influences of, 4; Earth Lodge cult practices of, 2, 67, 100, 122, 125, 306, 307; Ghost Dance practices of, xxx, 2, 9, 25, 89, 90, 92–94, 94, 95–100, 302, 303, 304, 314; local dreamers of, 107–10, 133; man- ifestations of 1890 Ghost Dance in, 116–18 acorns, 46, 51
Adams, John, 291, 292, 317
Adin, 112, 114–15, 125
adventism, 14, 29, 30, 302, 303, 313
age-area hypothesis, xvi
agriculture, Indians as laborers in, 316
Alexander, proselytizing of, 28, 62, 63, 101, 123, 128, 131, 279, 283, 286
Allen, Sam, 216–17, 218, 331
Alor, Indonesia, x
Alsea, cult influences of, 76–77, 80, 84–85, 86
Alsea River, 61, 75
Alturas, cult influences in, 98, 104, 105, 117
Amaikyara, 36
American Anthropological Associa- tion, xix
Anderson, Tom, 112
Anthropological Records, x, xxiin29
Anton, as dreamer, 230
applied anthropology, x
asala dawai, 108–9
asa'la tak opoke, 108
Asayahal, as father of fish, 81
Ash Valley, 107
aspersions, 304
Atsuge, local dreamers in, 108
Awutu, as dreamer, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 216, 308, 345–46n82
Bailey, Tom, 161
Bait, 177
Bald Hills, 119
Bald Mountain, 94, 102, 103
Ball dance: in Bole-Maru cult prac- tices, 161, 171, 172, 187, 207, 213, 217, 226, 257; Coast Miwok practices of, 264–65; dance wear and accessories used in, 164, 260–61; as derivative dance, 3, 163, 309, 310; dream songs for, 261; origins of, 173; River Pat- win practices of, 167, 168, 344n58
bandanas: in Big Head cult dances, 288; in Dream dance practices, 82,


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