Please visit the Preface for an overview of this web site or continue directly to the main parts delineated by the navigation bar below.
Note: The wedding basket, here used as a navigational icon, is an important symbol in Dine' culture. The black parts represent clouds, the red a rainbow, and the middle white peaks the sacred mountains. The middle of the basket is symbolic of a baby's umbilical cord which is buried on the family land.
Developed at the University of Virginia in fulfillment of Master of Arts degree requirements.
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