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  1. Indigenous Nations and Modern States

    The Political Emergence of Nations Challenging State Power

    By Rudolph C. Ryser

    Series: Indigenous Peoples and Politics

    Indigenous peoples throughout the world tenaciously defend their lands, cultures, and their lives with resilience and determination. They have done so generation after generation. These are peoples who make up bedrock nations throughout the world in whose territories the United Nations says 80...

    Published January 13th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Resilience, Reciprocity and Ecological Economics

    Northwest Coast Sustainability

    By Ronald Trosper

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    How did one group of indigenous societies, on the Northwest Coast of North America, manage to live sustainably with their ecosystems for over two thousand years? Can the answer to this question inform the current debate about sustainability in today’s social ecological systems? The answer to the...

    Published March 9th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Politics and Aesthetics in Contemporary Native American Literature

    Across Every Border

    By Matthew Herman

    Series: Indigenous Peoples and Politics

    Over the last twenty years, Native American literary studies has taken a sharp political turn. In this book, Matthew Herman provides the historical framework for this shift and examines the key moments in the movement away from cultural analyses toward more politically inflected and motivated...

    Published December 7th 2009 by Routledge

  4. American Encounters

    Natives and Newcomers from European Contact to Indian Removal, 1500–1850, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Peter C. Mancall, James Merrell

    Newly expanded, the second edition of American Encounters provides the most comprehensive, up-to-date collection of scholarship on the Native American experience from European contact through the Removal Era. Retaining the hallmark essays from the celebrated first edition, the second edition...

    Published December 18th 2006 by Routledge

  5. The American Indian Mind in a Linear World

    American Indian Studies and Traditional Knowledge

    By Donald Fixico

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 17th 2003 by Routledge

  6. The Medicine Line

    Life and Death on a North American Borderland

    By Beth LaDow

    The Medicine Line: Life and Death on the North American Borderland, is a complex and oftentimes dramatic mix of narrative storytelling and history in which ironies are explored, patterns of deed and response are uncovered, examined and evaluated...Beth Ladow is a compelling stylist who writes with...

    Published February 21st 2002 by Routledge

  7. Clearing a Path

    Theorizing the Past in Native American Studies

    By Nancy Shoemaker

    Clearing a Path offers new models and ideas for exploring Native American history, drawing from disciplines like history, anthropology, and creative writing making this a must-read for anyone interested in the history of indigenous peoples....

    Published October 11th 2001 by Routledge

  8. American Nations

    Encounters in Indian Country, 1850 to the Present

    Edited by Frederick Hoxie, Peter Mancall, James Merrell

    This volume brings together an impressive collection of important works covering nearly every aspect of early Native American history, from contact and exchange to diplomacy, religion, warfare, and disease....

    Published August 14th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Linking Arms Together

    American Indian Treaty Visions of Law and Peace, 1600-1800

    By Robert A. Williams, Jr.

    This readable yet sophisticated survey of treaty-making between Native and European Americans before 1800, recovers a deeper understanding of how Indians tried to forge a new society with whites on the multicultural frontiers of North America-an understanding that may enlighten our own task of...

    Published September 14th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Exploring Ancient Native America

    An Archaeological Guide

    By David Hurst Thomas

    This guide combines field research with accounts of tribal life to offer a new perspective on Native American history, culture and ritual. Covering nine million square miles and 25,000 years, it includes: insights into prehistoric early native cultures; information on more than 400 prehistoric...

    Published April 20th 1999 by Routledge