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Native Americans and Political Participation: A Reference Handbook
 

Native Americans and Political Participation: A Reference Handbook (Hardback, Annotated edition)

By Stubben, Jerry D.
By Sokolow, Gary A.

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Unlike other racial groups in the USA, Native American tribes are political entities. This volume surveys American Indian contributions to the democratic process and the political power that tribes and individual leaders have wielded ever since the first Europeans stepped on Amer...ican soil. It provides a historical overview of Native American culture and politics and analyzes contemporary tribal demographics, economic and soical data and political opinion surveys. It focuses on Native American social movements and interest groups, illuminating major political forces and factions. It looks at protest politics, from the American Indian Movement and specific tribal organizations to more violent protests, such as Wounded Knee. It also covers volitile issues of Native American treaty rights and gambling casinos.
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ISBN 9781576072622
Released NZ 7 Nov 2005
Publisher ABC-CLIO
Format Hardback, Annotated edition
Series Political Participation in America
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ISBN-13 9781576072622
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher ABC-CLIO
Imprint ABC-CLIO
Released 7 Nov 2005
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback, Annotated edition
Edition Annotated edition
Author(s) By Stubben, Jerry D.
By Sokolow, Gary A.
Series Political Participation in America
Category Social & Cultural History
Indigenous Peoples
Political Control & Freedoms
Number of Pages 341
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 229mm
Spine: 32mm
Dewey Code 323.1197073
Weight 680g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Indians of North America, Political activity, Politics and government
NBS Text Sociology & Anthropology: Professional
ONIX Text General/trade;College/higher education;Professional and scholarly

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