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All Apologies: The Continuing Federal Complicity in the Rape of Native Women

Sarah Deer

in The Beginning and End of Rape: Confronting Sexual Violence in Native America

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780816696314
eISBN:
9781452952338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816696314.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter moves a step further, building on the mechanical and legalistic intrusions to view rape as encouraged and cultivated by colonialism. This chapter examines the continued culpability of ... More


. The 1950s Welfare Backlash and Federal Complicity

Ellen Reese

in Backlash against Welfare Mothers: Past and Present

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520244610
eISBN:
9780520938717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520244610.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter presents an overview of the 1950s welfare backlash and explores how federal officials’ lax control over Aid to Dependent Children (ADC) encouraged states to develop tough new welfare ... More


Exchange: Trade, Sovereignty, and the Forty-Ninth Parallel

Michel Hogue

in Metis and the Medicine Line: Creating a Border and Dividing a People

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469621050
eISBN:
9781469623238
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469621050.003.0002
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter explores how Metis borderlanders came into conflict with American federal officials who were convinced that Metis traders enabled Lakota resistance to American expansion and undermined ... More


The Utah War, Act I

Matthew J. Grow

in "Liberty to the Downtrodden": Thomas L. Kane, Romantic Reformer

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300136104
eISBN:
9780300153262
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300136104.003.0010
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter focuses on the role of Thomas L. Kane in mediating a truce between federal officials and Mormon leaders in the so-called Utah War. It explains that President James Buchanan dispatched an ... More


Coming Clean: Information Disclosure and Environmental Performance

Michael E. Kraft, Mark Stephan, and Troy D. Abel

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014953
eISBN:
9780262295208
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014953.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This book investigates the process of information disclosure as a policy strategy for environmental protection. The process, which is a new approach to environmental protection, sometimes leads ... More


. The Resurgence of Eastern Natives: The Maine Indian Claims Settlement Act of 1980

David E. Wilkins

in Hollow Justice: A History of Indigenous Claims in the United States

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300119268
eISBN:
9780300186000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300119268.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Prior to the 1970s, most Native nations living east of the Mississippi were virtually ignored by federal officials, state governments, and most non-Indians. This chapter looks at how this changed in ... More


Little Zion in the Community

Shelly O'foran

in Little Zion: A Church Baptized by Fire

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807830482
eISBN:
9781469606118
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807876664_o_foran.6
Subject:
History, African-American History

The Little Zion Baptist Church is a dominant landmark in Greene County, but remained remarkably invisible before the 1996 fire. It suddenly became visible to the world because of the national ... More


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