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Tribes & tribulations : misconceptions about American Indians and their histories

Author: Laurence M Hauptman
Publisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In the nine essays in this volume, Laurence M. Hauptman selects topics from the seventeenth century to the present as examples of some commonly held but erroneous views on Indian-white relations, including campaigns to pacify and christianize Indians, policies of removal, and stereotypes of Indians as mascots for sports teams or Hollywood film sidekicks. Some misconceptions arise from mistaken claims that pass as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hauptman, Laurence M.
Tribes & tribulations.
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, ©1995
(OCoLC)609219449
Online version:
Hauptman, Laurence M.
Tribes & tribulations.
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, ©1995
(OCoLC)624407782
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence M Hauptman
ISBN: 082631581X 9780826315816 0826315828 9780826315823
OCLC Number: 31375486
Description: xvi, 164 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Genocide --
2. The Hero --
3. Speculations on the Constitution --
4. The Missionary from Hell --
5. Hostiles --
6. Paternalism --
7. Playing Indian --
8. There Are No Indians East of the Mississippi --
9. Warriors With Attache Cases.
Other Titles: Tribes and tribulations
Responsibility: Laurence M. Hauptman.

Abstract:

Selects topics from the seventeenth century to the present as examples of some commonly held but erroneous views on Indian-white relationships, including stereotypes of Indians as mascots.  Read more...

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