American Indian Politics and the American Political System (Spectrum Series: Race and Ethnicity in National and Global Politics 3rd Revised edition)

American Indian Politics and the American Political System (Spectrum Series: Race and Ethnicity in National and Global Politics 3rd Revised edition)

By: Heidi Kiiwetinepinesiik Stark (author), David E. Wilkins (author)Hardback

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Now in its third edition, American Indian Politics is the most comprehensive study written from a political science perspective that analyzes the structures and functions of indigenous governments (including Alaskan Native communities and Hawaiian Natives) and the distinctive legal and political rights these nations exercise internally, while also examining the fascinating intergovernmental relationship that exists between native nations, the states, and the federal government.

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About Author

David E. Wilkins is McKnight Presidential Professor of American Indian Studies at the University of Minnesota. Heidi Kiiwetinepinesiik Stark is assistant professor of American Indian Studies at the University of Minnesota at Duluth.

Contents

Chapter 1 A Tour of Native Peoples and Native Lands Chapter 2 Indigenous Peoples Are Nations, Not Minorities Chapter 3 Indigenous Governments: Past, Present, and Future Chapter 4 Actors in Native Politics Chapter 5 A History of Federal Indian Policy Chapter 6 Native Political Economy Chapter 7 Indigenous Political Participation: Patriotism, Suffrage, and Partisanship Chapter 8 Native Interest Group Activity and Activism Chapter 9 Native Peoples, Images, and the Media Chapter 10 Indigenous Nations and the American Political System

Product Details

  • publication date: 16/10/2010
  • ISBN13: 9781442203877
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 352
  • ID: 9781442203877
  • weight: 903
  • ISBN10: 1442203870
  • edition: 3rd Revised edition

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