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Call # E98.T77 P75 1999
Author Pritzker, Barry
Title Native America today : a guide to community politics and culture / Barry M. Pritzker
Imprint Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c1999
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Descript. xx, 453 p. : ill., map ; 27 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 397-399) and index
Summary/Abstract Describes the political structure of some of the Native American tribes of North America, as well as their social conditions and their relationship to the U.S. government
Subject Indians of North America -- Politics and government
Indians of North America -- Government relations
Indians of North America -- Social conditions
OCLC # 42771369
Table of Contents
 Contemporary Issues 
  Arts and Crafts3
  Economic Development13
  Land (Re)Acquisition61
  Natural Resource Control91
  Sacred Sites111
 Contemporary Profiles of Tribes and Groups 
  Anishinabe (Leech Lake Ojibwe Nation)133
  Apache (San Carlos)139
  Colorado River Indian Tribes147
  Salish (Flathead)221
  Western Shoshone239
 Documents: Acts of Congress, Executive Orders, Court Decisions, Laws, and Resolutions 
  Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (1990)255
  Executive Order on Consultation and Coordination with Tribal Governments (1998), Memorandum Regarding Government-to-Government Relations (1994), and Department of Justice Policy on Indian Sovereignty (1995)269
  Native American Church and Peyote: United States of America v. Robert Lawrence Boyll (1991)279
  Indian Fishing Rights in Canada: Ronald Edward Sparrow v. Her Majesty The Queen (1990)291
  Landmark Canadian Supreme Court Decision on Aboriginal Land Title: Delgamuukw v. British Columbia (1997)307
  Navajo-Hopi Land Dispute Settlement Act (1996) and Navajo-Hopi Settlement Agreement (1995)321
  Prohibition of Reclassification and Termination of Tribes: Public Law 103-263 (1994)339
  Rights of the Aboriginal Peoples of Canada: Constitution Act (1982)341
  Indian Arts and Crafts Act (1990)345
  Declaration of War against Exploiters of Lakota Spirituality351
  Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act (1996)355
  Resolution of the Tribal Council of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes to Oppose the Human Genome Diversity Project and Condemn Unethical Genetic Research on Indigenous Peoples (1998)369
  Resolution by an Alliance of First Nations and Other Groups on a Moratorium on Salmon Farming in British Columbia (1997)373
  Confederated Native Court Judgment and Reasons (1997)377
App. 1Federally Recognized Tribes as of December 21, 1998401
App. 2First Nations in Canada as of March 19, 1999411
App. 3Indian Groups Who Have Petitioned for Federal Recognition, Unrecognized as of March 2, 1999425
App. 4Map of Federal Indian Lands as of 1992435