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Indian Country, Reimagined: Cities, Towns, and Indian Reservations into the Twenty-First Century

Nicolas G. Rosenthal

in Reimagining Indian Country: Native American Migration and Identity in Twentieth-Century Los Angeles

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835555
eISBN:
9781469601755
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869994_rosenthal.11
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This book illustrates the diversity of life and experiences of American Indians—migration to the city, the establishment of Indian organizations, the rise of national and grassroots activism, their ... More


Indians and British Outposts in Eighteenth-Century America

Daniel Ingram

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780813037974
eISBN:
9780813042169
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813037974.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This fascinating look at the cultural and military importance of British forts in the colonial era explains how these forts served as communities in Indian country more than as bastions of British ... More


At the Mercy of the State: Linking Rape to Federal Indian Law

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/9780816696314.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter briefly reviews the history of Indian law and describes the complicated matrix of criminal jurisdiction in Indian country. From a perspective that privileges tribal sovereignty, it ... More


Disastrous Times We Had: Expansions and Epidemics, 1821–1834

Gray H. Whaley

in Oregon and the Collapse of Illahee: U.S. Empire and the Transformation of an Indigenous World, 1792-1859

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833674
eISBN:
9781469603971
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807898314_whaley.7
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter discusses the expansionist vigor of the United States to colonize the Indian Country from the Mississippi to the Pacific, after the young republic emerged victorious over Great Britain ... More


New and Uncommon Means

Phillip H. Round

in Removable Type: Histories of the Book in Indian Country, 1663-1880

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833902
eISBN:
9781469606347
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899472_round.8
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter illustrates how Christian missions continued to be the single most important source of print media in Indian Country during the nineteenth century. Unlike John Eliot and Eleazar ... More


The Coming of the Book to Indian Country

Phillip H. Round

in Removable Type: Histories of the Book in Indian Country, 1663-1880

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833902
eISBN:
9781469606347
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899472_round.6
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter outlines how John Eliot's literacy mission served not only as the cornerstone of later book-centered Euro-American ideologies of conquest but also as the starting point for several ... More


Public Writing II: The Cherokee, a “Reading and Intellectual People”

Phillip H. Round

in Removable Type: Histories of the Book in Indian Country, 1663-1880

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833902
eISBN:
9781469606347
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899472_round.10
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter demonstrates that, despite their admittedly special standing in the history of the book in Indian Country, the Cherokee were no less susceptible than any other Native nation to the ... More


Public Writing I: “to Feel Interest in Our Welfare”

Phillip H. Round

in Removable Type: Histories of the Book in Indian Country, 1663-1880

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833902
eISBN:
9781469606347
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899472_round.9
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter examines the creation of discursive spaces that the author refers to as “Indian publics.” It is argued here that the circulation of books and manuscripts went hand in hand with a ... More


The Gods of Indian Country: Religion and the Struggle for the American West

Jennifer Graber

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190279615
eISBN:
9780190279646
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190279615.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

During the nineteenth century, Americans sought the cultural transformation and the physical displacement of American Indian nations. Native people resisted these efforts. Though this process is ... More


Introduction

Jennifer Graber

in The Gods of Indian Country: Religion and the Struggle for the American West

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190279615
eISBN:
9780190279646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190279615.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Opening with an extended description of Kiowas’ 1873 Sun Dance, the Introduction establishes two main arguments. First, expansion into Indian lands and encounters with Native peoples prompted ... More


Epilogue: The View from Red Cloud's Grave

Phillip H. Round

in Removable Type: Histories of the Book in Indian Country, 1663-1880

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833902
eISBN:
9781469606347
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899472_round.14
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter shows how the author arrived at his conclusion—by applying interpretive techniques drawn from American Indian literary nationalist criticism and book studies to the manuscript and print ... More


Traders and Raiders: The Indigenous World of the Colorado Basin, 1540-1859

Natale A. Zappia

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781469615844
eISBN:
9781469619842
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469615844.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

The Colorado River region looms large in modern history, but has, in fact, played a pivotal role in the colonial designs of Euro-Americans since the first Spanish journey up the Colorado River in the ... More


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