Re: The Ik tribe

Ruby Rohrlich (rohrlich@GWIS2.CIRC.GWU.EDU)
Fri, 10 Nov 1995 20:47:44 -0500

You must be talking about the Ik, about whom Colin Turnbull wrote in his
book The Mountain People, published by Simon & Shuster, l972. Ruby

On Fri, 10 Nov 1995, Gregory Scott Meyer wrote:

> Hello,
> I been recently told about a certain tribe called the Ik (pronounced
> eek) from east Africa. The reports from the unknown anthropologist seem to
> be very skeptical about the tribe's ampathetical behavoirs. I was told
> there was a book written by the researcher but do not know what it is called
> or the name of the author. If anyone has the slightest freaking idea what
> I'm talking about please tell me.
> much thanks,
> greg "man with hole in pocket
> feel cocky a day"