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Nicholas P. Cushner

in Why Have You Come Here?: The Jesuits and the First Evangelization of Native America

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195307566
eISBN:
9780199784936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195307569.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

What was the appeal to Christianity if Native Americans received spiritual security and emotional satisfaction from their own belief systems? In the light of varying degrees of success throughout the ... More


Shaking Hands with the Prophet: The War of 1812 and Native American Enthusiasms

John Mac Kilgore

in Mania for Freedom: American Literatures of Enthusiasm from the Revolution to the Civil War

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781469629728
eISBN:
9781469629742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469629728.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, American, 18th Century and Early American Literature

This chapter focuses on the War of 1812 era and Native American resistance to US imperialism. It documents how the politics of enthusiasm, understood as religious fanaticism, was mobilized to ... More


These People Come and Go Whenever They Please: Negotiating Relocation in Postwar Native America

Douglas K. Miller

in Indians on the Move: Native American Mobility and Urbanization in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651385
eISBN:
9781469651408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651385.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

After fighting for their own Double Victory campaign (victory at home and victory abroad), Native American people, in the context of dual citizenship, demanded civil rights and a better standard of ... More


Who Can Say They Are Apathetic and Listless Now?: War Industry Work and the Roots of the Relocation Program

Douglas K. Miller

in Indians on the Move: Native American Mobility and Urbanization in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651385
eISBN:
9781469651408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651385.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

Roughly 65,000 Native American people enlisted for overseas service or contributed domestically to war production industries during World War II. Expansive off-reservation work and migration ... More


Indians on the Move: Native American Mobility and Urbanization in the Twentieth Century

Douglas K. Miller

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651385
eISBN:
9781469651408
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651385.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

In 1972, the Bureau of Indian Affairs terminated its twenty-year-old Voluntary Relocation Program, which encouraged the mass migration of roughly 100,000 Native American people from rural to urban ... More


The Bear and How He Went over the Mountain: Confinement and the Boarding School Generation

Douglas K. Miller

in Indians on the Move: Native American Mobility and Urbanization in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651385
eISBN:
9781469651408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651385.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

Surviving the federal reservation confinement, land allotment, and boarding school programs and policies, a generation of Native American peoples sought to avoid the traumas of previous generations ... More


I Can Learn Any Kind of Work: Indian Initiative in Urban America

Douglas K. Miller

in Indians on the Move: Native American Mobility and Urbanization in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651385
eISBN:
9781469651408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651385.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

Beginning with the introduction of the federal urban relocation program in 1952, thousands of Native American people hoped to use the program on their own terms, with their own goals in mind. Many ... More


They Always Come Back: Urban Indians’ Return to and Influence on a Changing Indian Country

Douglas K. Miller

in Indians on the Move: Native American Mobility and Urbanization in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651385
eISBN:
9781469651408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651385.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

The story of Native American urbanization and the urban relocation program typically concludes with a generation of Native people either stuck on “skid row” or fighting for a way out through the “Red ... More


Bear-Human Relationships in Native Eastern North America: An Overview of Archaeological and Ethnohistorical Evidence

Gregory A. Waselkov and J. Lynn Funkhouser

in Bears: Archaeological and Ethnohistorical Perspectives in Native Eastern North America

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781683401384
eISBN:
9781683401742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401384.003.0013
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This volume’s case studies recognize the black bear (Ursus americanus) to be among the most socially consequent of species in Native Eastern North America, despite meager remains at many ... More


Introduction: Painting a New Landscape: Native American Mobility in the Twentieth Century

Douglas K. Miller

in Indians on the Move: Native American Mobility and Urbanization in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651385
eISBN:
9781469651408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651385.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

Beginning with the socially, economically, and physically confining late-nineteenth-century reservation system, and throughout the twentieth century, Native American peoples practiced mobility and ... More


Relocation Has Degraded Indian People: Urbanization’s Catastrophic Potential

Douglas K. Miller

in Indians on the Move: Native American Mobility and Urbanization in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651385
eISBN:
9781469651408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651385.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

While thousands of Native American people actively sought opportunities to improve their and their families’ lives through urban relocation, many could not have anticipated the failures of an ... More


Introduction: History, Narrative, West

Kerwin Lee IZlein

in Frontiers of Historical Imagination: Narrating the European Conquest of Native America, 1890-1990

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520204638
eISBN:
9780520924185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520204638.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This introductory chapter explains the theme of the book, which is about the historical imagination in the narration of the European conquest of Native America. The book traces a critical genealogy ... More


European Empires in the American South: Colonial and Environmental Encounters

Joseph P. Ward (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496812193
eISBN:
9781496812230
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496812193.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This multi-authored volume examines the process of European expansion into the Atlantic by focusing on a region that has come to be known as the American South. During the three centuries after ... More


Conclusion: A Place Made of Sorrow?

Douglas K. Miller

in Indians on the Move: Native American Mobility and Urbanization in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651385
eISBN:
9781469651408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651385.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

Narratives of declension and suffering have dominated histories and even popular memories of the Indian urban relocation experience. While negative consequences certainly overwhelmed many people’s ... More


Conclusion

Michael V. Pisani

in Imagining Native America in Music

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300108934
eISBN:
9780300130737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300108934.003.0011
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the history of the musical representation of Native America and North American Indians. It suggests that despite the stereotype depictions of ... More


Introduction: A Language for Imagining Native America

Michael V. Pisani

in Imagining Native America in Music

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300108934
eISBN:
9780300130737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300108934.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this volume which is about the musical representation of Native America. This volume examines the music to evoke North and South American Indians and ... More


Aboriginal Slavery on the Northwest Coast of North America

Leland Donald

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520206168
eISBN:
9780520918115
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520206168.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This investigation of slavery on the Northwest Coast of North America contributes to our understanding of the aboriginal cultures of this area, and shows that Northwest Coast servitude, relatively ... More


The Transformation of Native America

Dale L. Hutchinson

in Disease and Discrimination: Poverty and Pestilence in Colonial Atlantic America

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813062693
eISBN:
9780813051789
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062693.003.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

John White and a few others brought to Europe the first glimpses of the animals, plants, and people of the New World at the time of initial contact between the two very different worlds. However, the ... More


Native Makers/New Media

Kathleen Ash-Milby

in Resolutions 3: Global Networks of Video

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816670826
eISBN:
9781452947181
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816670826.003.0018
Subject:
Art, Art History

This chapter examines Native American video art. Video is a medium that has allowed Native artists to delve deeper into subjects and ideas that have long been expressed in more traditional forms, ... More


A Journey through Early Modern Trading Spaces

Emma Hart

in Trading Spaces: The Colonial Marketplace and the Foundations of American Capitalism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226659817
eISBN:
9780226659954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226659954.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Grasping the character of the trading cultures imported into colonial marketplaces by Europeans, Africans, and Native Americans is critical if we are to understand the subsequent development of their ... More


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