Native American Studies

Download E-books Strong Hearts, Native Lands: The Cultural and Political Landscape of Anishinaabe Anti-Clearcutting Activism (Tribal Worlds: Critical Studies in American Indian Nation Building) PDF

By Anna J. Willow

Uplifting account of the fight among the Grassy Narrows First country and the Canadian logging undefined.

Show description

Read Online or Download Strong Hearts, Native Lands: The Cultural and Political Landscape of Anishinaabe Anti-Clearcutting Activism (Tribal Worlds: Critical Studies in American Indian Nation Building) PDF

Best Native American Studies books

The Geronimo Campaign

The quit of the nice Apache chief Geronimo to U. S military Lieutenant Charles B. Gatewood in August of 1886 delivered to an finish a fight that had started within the early years of the century, and had figured prominently within the western crusade of the Civil battle. The phrases addressed through Gatewood to Geronimo as they met alongside the banks of Mexico's Bavispe River echoed these spoken in lots of one of these assembly among successful American commander and vanquished local American.

Captured Heritage: The Scramble for Northwest Coast Artifacts

The heyday of anthropological accumulating at the Northwest Coast happened among 1875 and the nice melancholy. The scramble for skulls and skeletons, poles, canoes, baskets, ceremonial dinner bowls, and mask went on till it appeared that nearly every little thing no longer nailed down or hidden used to be long past. The interval of such a lot severe accumulating at the coast coincided with the expansion of anthropological museums, which mirrored the conclusion that point was once working out and that civilization used to be pushing the indigenous humans to the wall, destroying their fabric tradition or even extinguishing the local inventory itself.

Brazil's Indians and the Onslaught of Civilization: The Yanomami and the Kayapo

The Yanomami and Kayapó, indigenous teams of the Amazon rainforest, became across the world recognized via their dramatic and hugely publicized encounters with “civilization. ” either teams fight to go beyond inner divisions, protect their conventional tradition, and shield their land from depredation, whereas looking to enjoy the open air international, but their clients for the long run look very varied.

Brothers and Strangers: The East European Jew in German and German Jewish Consciousness, 1800-1923

Brothers and Strangers strains the heritage of German Jewish attitudes, guidelines, and stereotypical photos towards jap eu Jews, demonstrating the ways that the historical rupture among japanese and Western Jewry built as a functionality of modernism and its imperatives. by way of the Eighties, so much German Jews had inherited and used such destructive photos to represent rejection in their personal ghetto earlier and to stress the distinction among glossy “enlightened” Jewry and its “half-Asian” counterpart.

Extra info for Strong Hearts, Native Lands: The Cultural and Political Landscape of Anishinaabe Anti-Clearcutting Activism (Tribal Worlds: Critical Studies in American Indian Nation Building)

Show sample text content

Rated 4.98 of 5 – based on 41 votes