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1986 Black Hills Hearing on S. 1453

Alternate Title
1986 Black Hills Hearing on S. 1453: Introduction
Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
The Office of Sen. Daniel Inouye
Wicazo Sa Review, vol. 4, no. 1, Spring, 1988, pp. 10-13
Description
Describes a hearing on the history of the reservation and the treaty related to natural resources, land, and preservation of the Sioux people.
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Aboriginal Law and Legislation

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Bill Henderson
Description
Discusses federal laws, court decisions and specific land claims commissions in Canada, the United States, New Zealand, and Australia.
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Academic Enhancement Site

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Judith A. DeJong
Stanley R. Holder
American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, vol. 13, no. 2, 2006, pp. 123-151
Description
Looks at an off-reservation school that received Therapeutic Residential Model funding for the 2001-2002 school year and choose to use the funds for an intensive academic enhancement effort.
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After the Storm: Ojibwe Treaty Rights Twenty-Five Years after the Voigt Decision

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Patty Loew
James Thannum

American Indian Quarterly, vol. 35, no. 2, Spring, 2011, pp. 161-191
Description
Looks at the socioeconomic, political, and cultural factors that contributed to the spearfishing crisis in northern Wisconsin and the battered attempts by the Ojibwe to exercise their treaty-based fishing rights. The article also examines the state of relations between Native and non-Native residents.
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The Alaska Area Specimen Bank: A Tribal-Federal Partnership to Maintain and Manage a Resource for Health Research

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Alan J. Parkinson
Thomas Hennessy
Lisa Bulkow
H. Sally Smith
Alaska Area Specimen Bank Working Group
International Journal of Circumpolar Health, vol. 72, 2013, p. article no. 20607
Description
Reports how the Alaska Area Specimen Bank (AASB) is a valuable resource and can be used to assess early markers for illness and disease.
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Alcatraz is Not an Island

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Lenny Foster
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 18, no. 4, 1994, pp. 131-134
Description
Argues that the occupation of Alcatraz Island set the stage for Native American peoples spiritual rebirth and was the beginning of the reclaiming of pride and dignity for all Indian nations.
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Alcatraz Recollections

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Tim Findley
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 18, no. 4, 1994, pp. 59-74
Description
Gives different perspectives on the Alcatraz story, including insider-outsider and Native-Non-Native. The author comments how the occupation is still told like a legend or a folk tale would be.
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All That Glitters...The Rise of American Indian Tribes in State Political Behavior

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Tracy A. Skopek
Rich Engstrom
Kenneth Hansen
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 29, no. 4, 2005, pp. 45-58
Description
Focuses on the mobilization of Native American Tribes in a concerted effort to attain economic goals, with an empahasis on tactics used in relation to gaming on-reserve.
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American Indian and Alaska Native Children and Families

Alternate Title
Child and Family Advocacy: Bridging the Gaps Between Research, Practice, and Policy
Issues in Clinical Child Psychology
E-Books » Chapters
Author/Creator
Diane J. Willis
Paul Spicer
Description
Chapter 13 from: Child and Family Advocacy edited by Anne McDonald Culp. Looks at the Native Head Start Research Center.
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American Indian and Alaska Native Data in Federal Data Collections

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Carlann Unger
Benjamin Simon
Malka Pattison
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 42, no. 1, 2018, pp. 1-16
Description
Inventory and assessment of datasets collected by the American government; examines subjects, contents and accessibility, highlights data gaps and makes recommendations for future collection, storage and dissemination.
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The American Indian Development Bank?

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Richard Pottinger
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 16, no. 1, 1992, pp. 137-163
Description
Chronicles the brief rise and fall of Bill S.2770, the Indian Finance Corporation Act, in the U.S. Senate in 1990, which, the author argues, could have been a powerful positive force in solving problems of underdevelopment.
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The American Indian in the Great War: Real and Imagined [Part Two, Chapter One]

Alternate Title
Part II: WWI and its Consequences
The Place of the American Indians
WWI and its Consequences: The Place of the American Indians
E-Books » Chapters
Author/Creator
Diane Camurat
Description
Master's Thesis submitted in 1993 to the Institut Charles V of the University of Paris VII. Content includes: The Place of the American Indians in the Military in 1917, and Were Native Americans Subject to the Draft in 1917?
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American Indian Landowners, Leasemen, and Bureaucrats Property, Paper, and the Poli- Technics of Dispossession in Southwestern Oklahoma

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Tony N. VanWinkle
Jack R. Friedman
American Indian Quarterly, vol. 42, no. 4, Fall, 2018, pp. 508-533
Description
Article uses archival and ethnographic evidence to examine land tenure within a southwestern Oklahoma county; examines how the system created to protect the rights of Indigenous landowners actually functions to redirect access to the land, to the economic benefit of non-Indigenous ranchers and farmers.
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American Indian Placemaking on Alcatraz, 1969-1971

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Robert A. Rundstrom
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 18, no. 4, 1994, pp. 189-212
Description
Discussion of "place" being incorporated into people as in Leslie Marmon Silko's and N. Scott Momaday's novels. Alcatraz, for example, became a "place of cultural emergence" though the process of reciprocal approriation.
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American Indian Self-determination in Education and the Department of Interior

Alternate Title
Reports from the Field
Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Tom R. Hopkins
Journal of American Indian Education, vol. 53, no. 1, 2014, pp. 54-60
Description
Looks at two instances in which the Department overrode community concerns: closure of two off-reservation boarding schools and the implementation of the No Child Left Behind Act.
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American Indian Tribes’ Financial Accountability to the UnitedStates Government: Context, Procedures and Implications

Alternate Title
Setting the Agenda for Change ; vol. 2
Aboriginal Policy Research ; vol. 2
Aboriginal Policy Research Conference ; 1st, 2002
E-Books » Chapters
Author/Creator
Catherine Curtis
Miriam Jorgensen
vol. 2
Description

Overview of methods used by U.S. government to move funds to tribes.

Chapter one from Setting the Agenda for Change, vol. 2, which is also vol. 2 in the Aboriginal Policy Research series.

Originally presented at the Aboriginal Policy Research Conference, 2002.

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American Indian Veterans and VA Services in Three Tribes

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Carol E. Kaufman
Jeanne Kaufmann
Carly Shangreau
Nancy Dailey
Byron Blair
Jay Shore
American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, vol. 23, no. 2, 2016, pp. 64-83
Description
Looks at the challenges present for American Indian (AI) veterans to access all available health care services.
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American Indian Voting Rights Litigation

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Jennifer Robinson
Indigenous Policy Journal of the Indigenous Policy Network, vol. 14, no. 2, Fall, 2003, p. [43]
Description
Very brief article discusses litigation surrounding a variety of discriminatory election practices. Access though table of contents.
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American Indians in the Twenty-First Century: Renewing Traditional Inclusive Leadership and Consensus Building in the Developing Moment

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Stephen M. Sachs
Indigenous Policy Journal of the Indigenous Studies Network, vol. 16, no. 2, Fall, 2005, p. [?]
Description
Discusses how an inclusive and participatory leadership can play an essential role in improving tribal governance with federal, state and local governments in the United States. Access article through table of contents.
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American Native Tribes Join Relief Efforts

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Doug Cuthand
StarPhoenix, September 9, 2005, p. A13
Description
History of Native American settlements in the Lower Mississippi Valley and the impact of the Indian Removal Act of 1883 when discussed in relation to Native American assistance after Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
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Among Ghost Dances: Sarah Winnemucca and the Production of Tribal Identity

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Mark Rifkin
Studies in American Indian Literatures, vol. 31, no. 1-2, Spring-Summer, 2019, pp. 170-207
Description
Discusses Winnemucca’s 1883 book, Life among the Piutes, and her advocacy work on behalf of the Piutes; focuses on the rhetorical strategies and political positioning Winnemucca uses to represent her people and their interests to settler publics and government officials.
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