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Call # KF8205.Z9 C36 2009
Author Canby, William C., 1931-
Title American Indian law in a nutshell / by William C. Canby, Jr
Imprint St. Paul, MN : West, c2009
Edition 5th ed
Book Cover
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Descript. lvii, 548 p. ; 19 cm
Series West nutshell series
Nutshell series
Note Includes index
Subject Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc
Contents Introduction -- Historical overview of federal Indian law and policy -- The special relationship between the federal government and the tribes -- Indian tribal governments -- Indian tribal sovereignty -- Indian treaties -- Criminal and civil jurisdiction in Indian country -- Public Law 280: a federal grant of jurisdiction to the states -- Taxation and regulation in Indian country -- Indian gaming -- Individual rights and Indian law -- Indian lands -- Alaska natives -- Indian water rights -- Indian hunting and fishing rights
OCLC # 402487764