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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


Strophic Form and Asymmetrical Repetition in Four American Indian Songs

Victoria Lindsay Levine and Bruno Nettl

in Analytical and Cross-Cultural Studies in World Music

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195384581
eISBN:
9780199918331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195384581.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter presents four case studies of Native North American strophic songs that employ different kinds of asymmetrical repetition: an Arapaho Wolf Dance song, a Kiowa Peyote song, a Yahi Yana ... 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


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


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


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


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

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: 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


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: 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


Imagining the Frontier, 1795–1860

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/9780300108934.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter examines early nineteenth-century musical works about native America, particularly during the period from 1795 to 1860. It explains that while eighteenth-century songs and plays ... More


“In the Glory of the Sunset”: Singing and Playing Hiawatha

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/9780300108934.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter examines the musical versions of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's poem about a Native American legend titled The Song of Hiawatha. It explains that the first musical version of the poem was ... More


Imagining Native America in Music

Michael V. Pisani

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300108934
eISBN:
9780300130737
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300108934.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This book offers a comprehensive look at musical representations of native America from the pre-colonial past through the American West and up to the present. The discussion covers a wide range of ... 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


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