Real Indians and others mixed-blood urban Native peoples and indigenous nationhood by Bonita Lawrence

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln, NE .

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StatementBonita Lawrence.
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LC ClassificationsE
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Paginationxviii, 303 p. ;
Number of Pages303
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Open LibraryOL22586726M
ISBN 100803280378

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It tells the important and often controversial story of how 'Indian-ness' is negotiated in American culture by indigenous peoples, policy makers, and scholars."—Robert Wuthnow, author of. Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz grew up in rural Oklahoma, the daughter of a tenant farmer and part-Indian mother, and has been active in the international Indigenous movement for more than four decades.

She is the author or editor of eight other books, including An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States, which was a recipient of the American Book Award. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: "All the real Indians died off" --"Indians were the first immigrants to the Western hemisphere" --"Columbus discovered America" --"Thanksgiving proves the Indians welcomed the Pilgrims" --"Indians were savage and warlike" --"Indians should.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: From sovereign nations to "a vanishing race" --Regulating Native identity by gender --Reconfiguring colonial gender relations under Bill C --Métis identity, the Indian Act, and the numbered treaties --Killing the Indian to save the child.

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Ahead of the th anniversary of the first Thanksgiving, a new look at the Plymouth colony's founding events, told for the first time with Wampanoag people at the heart of the Marchwhen Plymouth's survival was hanging in the balance, the Wampanoag sachem (or chief), Ousamequin (Massasoit), and Plymouth's governor, John Carver, declared .In Vine Deloria, Jr., in his controversial book Custer Died for Your Sins, criticized the anthropological community for its impersonal dissection of living Native American -five years later, anthropologists have become more sensitive to Native American concerns, and Indian people have become more active in fighting for accurate representations of their cultures.

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