Navajo and the Animal People


  • Discusses Native American ecological knowledge and ethnozoology
  • Examines the Navajo relationship to the natural world

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Native American Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Ethnozoology

This text examines the traditional Navajo relationship to the natural world. Specifically, how the tribe once related to the Animal People, and particularly a category of animals, which they collectively referred to as the naatl’ eetsoh – the “ones who hunt.” These animals, like Native Americans, were once viewed as impediments to progress requiring extermination.

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