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Kiowa humanity and the invasion of the state

Author: Jacki Thompson Rand
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2008.
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Kiowa Humanity and the Invasion of the State illuminates the ways in which Kiowas on the southern plains dealt with the U.S. government?s efforts to control them after they were forced onto a reservation by an 1867 treaty. The overarching effects of colonial domination resembled those suffered by other Native groups at the time?a considerable loss of land and population decline, as well as a continual erosion of the  Read more...
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Rand, Jacki Thompson.
Kiowa humanity and the invasion of the state.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007033431
(OCoLC)180907172
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jacki Thompson Rand
ISBN: 9780803239715 0803239718
OCLC Number: 213064098
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 198 pages) : illustrations, map
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The American problem --
The Kiowa scheme of life --
Values of the state and U.S. Indian policy --
Young Kiowa men, Kiowa social values, and the politics of rations --
Fictions of nineteenth-century American assimilation policy --
Households of humanity --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Jacki Thompson Rand.

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Illuminates the ways in which Kiowas on the southern plains dealt with the US government's efforts to control them after they were forced onto a reservation by an 1867 treaty. This study demonstrates  Read more...
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"Rand has written a book that explores the complications and nuances of Native history, one that should be used by scholars, journalists, and museum curators in better integrating American Indians Read more...

 
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