Native Americans Today

Author: Bruce Elliott Johansen
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313355541
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Presents the lives of one hundred influential Native Americans from the late-19th century up to the present, including politicians, artists, jounalists, lawyers, activists, writers, and religious leaders.

Native American Women

Author: Gretchen M. Bataille
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135955867
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This A-Z reference contains 275 biographical entries on Native American women, past and present, from many different walks of life. Written by more than 70 contributors, most of whom are leading American Indian historians, the entries examine the complex and diverse roles of Native American women in contemporary and traditional cultures. This new edition contains 32 new entries and updated end-of-article bibliographies. Appendices list entries by area of woman's specialization, state of birth, and tribe; also includes photos and a comprehensive index.

Shapers of the Great Debate on Native Americans land Spirit and Power

Author: Bruce Elliott Johansen
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN:
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Examines the westward movement of the American frontier from the contrasting viewpoints of settlers and Native Americans, over the years from the 1600s onward, and discusses current issues in the words of twentieth-century commentators and activists.

Notable American Women

Author: Susan Ware
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674014886
Format: PDF, Docs
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Entries on almost five hundred women representing a wide range of fields of endeavor are featured in a collection of biographical essays that integrate each woman's personal life with her professional achievements, set in the context of historical develop

The Biographical Directory of Native American Painters

Author: Patrick D. Lester
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806199368
Format: PDF, ePub
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Includes "over three thousand names ... working from 1800 to the present. Typical entries list the artist's tribal affiliation and tribal name, birth and death dates, residence, publications, exhibits, awards, and honors." Also includes "passages of human interest" and "Excerpts from professional reviews and critical essays."

Native America Today

Author: Barry Pritzker
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1576070778
Format: PDF
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Summary: 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.

Biographical Dictionary of Modern American Educators

Author: Frederik Ohles
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313291333
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An examination of escalating conflicts between Blacks and Koreans in American cities. It focuses on the Flatbush Boycott of 1990, led by Black and Haitian activists against Korean-owned produce stores in Brooklyn. Claire Jean Kim rejects conventional wisdom that Black-Korean conflict constitutes racial scapegoating and argues instead that it is a response to white dominance in American society.

Distinguished Asian Americans

Author: Hyung-chan Kim
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313289026
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Profiles distinguished Asian Americans ranging from historical figures to athletes and including both prominent and less familiar individuals who have made significant contributions in their fields.