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Indian country [electronic resource] : essays on contemporary native culture / Gail Guthrie Valaskakis.

By: Valaskakis, Gail Guthrie.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Aboriginal studies series (Waterloo, Ont.): Publisher: Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, c2005Description: 1 online resource (x, 293 p.) : ill., ports.ISBN: 1417599642 (electronic bk.); 9781417599646 (electronic bk.); 0889204799 (pbk.); 9780889204799 (pbk.).Subject(s): Indians of North America -- Canada | Indians of North America | Indians of North America -- Canada -- Ethnic identity | Indians of North America -- Ethnic identity | Indiens d'Am�erique -- Canada | Indiens d'Am�erique -- �Etats-Unis | Indiens d'Am�erique -- Canada -- Identit�e ethnique | Indiens d'Am�erique -- Identit�e ethnique | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Ethnic Studies -- Native American StudiesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Indian country.DDC classification: 305.897/071 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Living the heritage of Lac du Flambeau: traditonalism and treaty rights -- Rights and warriors: media memories and Oka -- Postcards of my past: Indians and artifacts -- Indain country: claiming land in native America -- Sacajawea and her sisters: images and native women -- Dance me inside: pow wow and being Indian -- Drumming the past: researching Indian objects -- Blood borders: being Indian and belonging -- Conclusion: all my relations.
Summary: Annotation Reflections on contemporary Native American culture including treaty rights and traditionalism; media warriors, Indian princesses; powwow; museums, art, and appropriation; and nationhood, sovereignty and self-determination.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-282) and index.

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Living the heritage of Lac du Flambeau: traditonalism and treaty rights -- Rights and warriors: media memories and Oka -- Postcards of my past: Indians and artifacts -- Indain country: claiming land in native America -- Sacajawea and her sisters: images and native women -- Dance me inside: pow wow and being Indian -- Drumming the past: researching Indian objects -- Blood borders: being Indian and belonging -- Conclusion: all my relations.

Annotation Reflections on contemporary Native American culture including treaty rights and traditionalism; media warriors, Indian princesses; powwow; museums, art, and appropriation; and nationhood, sovereignty and self-determination.

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