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Foundations of First Peoples' sovereignty : history, education & culture

Author: Ulrike Wiethaus
Publisher: New York : Peter Lang, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Foundations of First Peoples' Sovereignty is a collection of essays offering interdisciplinary perspectives on the topic of sovereignty for Indigenous nations. Presenting contemporary initiatives and scholarship in the humanities on behalf of First Peoples, the volume affirms and explores the dynamic interplay between tribal community action and reflection, academic work, and the commonalities shared by Indigenous  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Foundations of First Peoples' sovereignty.
New York : Peter Lang, ©2007
(OCoLC)605898565
Online version:
Foundations of First Peoples' sovereignty.
New York : Peter Lang, ©2007
(OCoLC)609300796
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ulrike Wiethaus
ISBN: 9780820481692 0820481696
OCLC Number: 190784902
Description: x, 254 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Indigenous self-determination: a global perspective / David E. Wilkins --
"The making of relatives": sovereignty and cosmopolitan democracies / Matthew D. Herman --
Pondering sovereignty for Native Hawaiians / Kauila Clark --
Practicing sovereignty: Lumbee identity, tribal factionalism, and federal recognition, 1932-1934 / Malinda M. Maynor --
The Catawba Nation under siege: a troubled history of tribal sovereignty / E. Fred Sanders, Thomas J. Blumer --
Reclaiming health as an act of self-determination: tobacco addiction resistance / Lawrence Shorty --
'Ike Pono: promoting learning from a Native Hawaiian perspective / David Kekaulike Sing --
Foundations of Lakota sovereignty / Harry Charger, Ione V. Quigley, Ulrike Wiethaus --
"Full circle gathering": the healing of a nation / J.T. Garrett --
Speaking difference to power: the importance of linguistic sovereignty / Thomas Belt, Margaret Bender --
Pathway to autonomy: women's testimony of the Chiapas experience / Jeanne Simonelli, Josifa Hernandez Perez, La Fomma --
Challenging authenticity: contemporary artists' contributions to American Indian intellectual sovereignty / Eva Marie Garroutte.
Responsibility: edited by Ulrike Wiethaus.
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"Foundations of First Peoples' Sovereignty is a collection of essays offering interdisciplinary perspectives on the topic of sovereignty for Indigenous nations. Presenting contemporary initiatives and scholarship in the humanities on behalf of First Peoples, the volume affirms and explores the dynamic interplay between tribal community action and reflection, academic work, and the commonalities shared by Indigenous nations globally."--Jacket.

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