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Main Title The return of the native : American Indian political resurgence /
Author Cornell, Stephen E.
Publisher Oxford University Press,
Year Published 1988
OCLC Number 16648240
ISBN 0195037723; 9780195037722; 0195065751; 9780195065756
Subjects Indians of North America--Government relations ; Indians of North America--Government relations--1934- ; Indians of North America--Ethnic identity ; Indianen ; Politieke activiteit ; Indianer ; USA ; Indiens--Amérique du Nord--Relation avec l'état ; Indiens--Amérique du Nord--Identité collective
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ENAM  E93.C79 1988 Region 7 Library, Kansas City, KS 08/16/1996 DISPERSAL
Collation viii, 278 pages ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-270) and index.
Contents Notes
The new Indian politics -- Exceptional beginnings: the fur trade and Indian labor -- Solving "the Indian problem" -- "They carry their lives on their finger nails" -- The transformations of the tribe -- New music, new partners, a new dance -- Toward a supratribal consciousness -- The politics of Indianness -- Who wants what? -- Old wars, new weapons -- Lieutenant Anthony's legacy -- Indian-White relations revised -- "Another world is coming." Examines the way American Indians dealt with European powers, describes the impact of the westward expansion, and looks at the reemergence of Indian political power.