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A companion to the anthropology of American Indians, edited by Thomas Biolsi

Label
A companion to the anthropology of American Indians
Title
A companion to the anthropology of American Indians
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas Biolsi
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A Companion to the Anthropology of American Indians contains 27 original contributions by leading scholars who work actively as researchers in American Indian communities, or on the topic of American Indians. The book summarizes the state of anthropological knowledge of Indian peoples, as well as the history that got us to this point."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Biolsi, Thomas
Series statement
Blackwell companions to anthropology
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Anthropology
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
Label
A companion to the anthropology of American Indians, edited by Thomas Biolsi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction : what is the "anthropology" of "American Indians"?/
  • Thomas Biolsi
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Political and historical ecologies/
  • Kenneth M. Ames
  • p. 7
  • 2.
  • Historical demography/
  • Russell Thornton
  • p. 24
  • 3.
  • Women and men/
  • Martha C. Knack
  • p. 51
  • 4.
  • Politics/
  • Loretta Fowler
  • p. 69
  • 5.
  • Tribal or native law/
  • Bruce Granville Miller
  • p. 95
  • 6.
  • Culture and reservation economies/
  • Kathleen Pickering
  • p. 112
  • 7.
  • Knowledge systems/
  • Eugene S. Hunn
  • p. 133
  • 8.
  • Oral traditions/
  • Rodney Frey
  • p. 154
  • 9.
  • Religion/
  • Raymond Bucko
  • p. 171
  • 10.
  • Music/
  • Luke Eric Lassiter
  • p. 196
  • 11.
  • Art/
  • Rebecca J. Dobkins
  • p. 212
  • 12.
  • Political and legal status ("lower 48" states)/
  • Thomas Biolsi
  • p. 231
  • 13.
  • Political and legal status of Alaska natives/
  • Caroline L. Brown
  • p. 248
  • 14.
  • Federal Indian policy and anthropology/
  • George Pierre Castile
  • p. 268
  • 15.
  • Contemporary globalization and tribal sovereignty/
  • Randel D. Hanson
  • p. 284
  • 16.
  • Treaty rights/
  • Larry Nesper
  • p. 304
  • 17.
  • Education/
  • Alice Littlefield
  • p. 321
  • 18.
  • Representational practices/
  • Pauline Turner Strong
  • p. 341
  • 19.
  • politics of native culture/
  • Kirk Dombrowski
  • p. 360
  • 20.
  • Cultural appropriation/
  • Tressa Berman
  • p. 383
  • 21.
  • Community healing and cultural citizenship/
  • Renya K. Ramirez
  • p. 398
  • 22.
  • Native Hawaiians/
  • Cari Costanzo Kapur
  • p. 412
  • 23.
  • Ethnography/
  • Peter Whiteley
  • p. 435
  • 24.
  • Beyond "applied" anthropology/
  • Les W. Field
  • p. 472
  • 25.
  • Language/
  • James Collins
  • p. 490
  • 26.
  • Visual anthropology/
  • Harald E. L. Prins
  • p. 506
  • 27.
  • Archaeology/
  • Larry J. Zimmerman
  • p. 526
Control code
l82004006543
Extent
xxiii, 567 p.
Isbn
9780631226864
Lccn
2004006543
Label
A companion to the anthropology of American Indians, edited by Thomas Biolsi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction : what is the "anthropology" of "American Indians"?/
  • Thomas Biolsi
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Political and historical ecologies/
  • Kenneth M. Ames
  • p. 7
  • 2.
  • Historical demography/
  • Russell Thornton
  • p. 24
  • 3.
  • Women and men/
  • Martha C. Knack
  • p. 51
  • 4.
  • Politics/
  • Loretta Fowler
  • p. 69
  • 5.
  • Tribal or native law/
  • Bruce Granville Miller
  • p. 95
  • 6.
  • Culture and reservation economies/
  • Kathleen Pickering
  • p. 112
  • 7.
  • Knowledge systems/
  • Eugene S. Hunn
  • p. 133
  • 8.
  • Oral traditions/
  • Rodney Frey
  • p. 154
  • 9.
  • Religion/
  • Raymond Bucko
  • p. 171
  • 10.
  • Music/
  • Luke Eric Lassiter
  • p. 196
  • 11.
  • Art/
  • Rebecca J. Dobkins
  • p. 212
  • 12.
  • Political and legal status ("lower 48" states)/
  • Thomas Biolsi
  • p. 231
  • 13.
  • Political and legal status of Alaska natives/
  • Caroline L. Brown
  • p. 248
  • 14.
  • Federal Indian policy and anthropology/
  • George Pierre Castile
  • p. 268
  • 15.
  • Contemporary globalization and tribal sovereignty/
  • Randel D. Hanson
  • p. 284
  • 16.
  • Treaty rights/
  • Larry Nesper
  • p. 304
  • 17.
  • Education/
  • Alice Littlefield
  • p. 321
  • 18.
  • Representational practices/
  • Pauline Turner Strong
  • p. 341
  • 19.
  • politics of native culture/
  • Kirk Dombrowski
  • p. 360
  • 20.
  • Cultural appropriation/
  • Tressa Berman
  • p. 383
  • 21.
  • Community healing and cultural citizenship/
  • Renya K. Ramirez
  • p. 398
  • 22.
  • Native Hawaiians/
  • Cari Costanzo Kapur
  • p. 412
  • 23.
  • Ethnography/
  • Peter Whiteley
  • p. 435
  • 24.
  • Beyond "applied" anthropology/
  • Les W. Field
  • p. 472
  • 25.
  • Language/
  • James Collins
  • p. 490
  • 26.
  • Visual anthropology/
  • Harald E. L. Prins
  • p. 506
  • 27.
  • Archaeology/
  • Larry J. Zimmerman
  • p. 526
Control code
l82004006543
Extent
xxiii, 567 p.
Isbn
9780631226864
Lccn
2004006543

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