American Indian Tribal Governments

Author: Sharon O'Brien
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806125640
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This book describes the struggle of Indian tribes and their governments to achieve freedom and self-determination despite repeated attempts by foreign governments to dominate, exterminate, or assimilate them.

Broken Landscape

Author: Frank Pommersheim
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199888280
Size: 62.90 MB
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Broken Landscape is a sweeping chronicle of Indian tribal sovereignty under the United States Constitution and the way that legislators have interpreted and misinterpreted tribal sovereignty since the nation's founding.

Indian Tribes Of Oklahoma

Author: Blue Clark
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806184612
Size: 53.26 MB
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As a synthesis of current knowledge, this book places the state’s Indians in their contemporary context as no other book has done.

American Indians And The Law

Author: N. Bruce Duthu
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101157917
Size: 34.91 MB
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Exploring subjects as diverse as jurisdictional authority, control of environmental resources, and the regulations that allow the operation of gambling casinos, American Indians and the Law gives us an accessible entry point into a vital ...

Uneven Ground

Author: David Eugene Wilkins
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806133959
Size: 79.64 MB
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David E. Wilkins and K. Tsianina Lomawaima discuss how the political rights and sovereign status of Indian nations have variously been respected, ignored, terminated, and unilaterally modified by federal lawmakers as a result of the ...

The Rights Of American Indians And Their Tribes

Author: Stephen L. Pevar
Publisher: Puffin
ISBN: 9780140377835
Size: 25.13 MB
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A history of Federal Indian policy precedes discussion of topics related to the legal rights of American Indians, including treaties; tribal self-government; hunting, fishing, and gathering rights; civil rights; and criminal jurisdiction in ...

American Indian Law In A Nutshell

Author: William C. Canby
Publisher: West Academic
Size: 73.77 MB
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Canby?s American Indian Law in a Nutshell, Fourth Edition is a succinct but comprehensive treatment of federal Indian law, with emphasis on jurisdictional problems and the policies underlying them.