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Contemporary Native American cultural issues / edited by Duane Champagne.

By: Champagne, Duane
Language: English Publisher: Walnut Creek, Calif. : AltaMira Press, 1999.Description: 328p. ; 23cm.ISBN: 0761990593
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Royal Anthropological Institute Open Shelves KUB [CHA-] (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available L70486
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Includes notes. - Contents: I, Native identity. American Indian identities: issues of individual choices / D.A. Mihesuah; The crucible of American Indian identity / Ward Churchill; II, Gender. Aboriginal women and self-government / K. Beaty Chiste; The good red road / Beth Brant; Contemporary tribal codes and gender issues / Bruce G. Miller; III, Contemporary powwow. The powwow as a public arena for negotiating unity and diversity / M. Mattern; Southwestern Oklahoma, the gourd dance and "Charlie Brown" / L.E. Lassiter; IV, Film and other media. Cultural imperialism and the marketing of Native America / Laurie A. Whitt; Native media's communities / S. Leuthold; Shadow catchers or snatchers? / L.P. Brumbaugh; V, Health. The epidemiology of alcohol abuse: mythical and real properties / Philip A. May; Tobacco, culture and health / Christina M. Pego [et al.]; Cancer control research / M.C. Mahoney, A.M. Michalek; VI, Environmental issues. Friendly fire: when environmentalists dehumanize American Indians / D. Waller; Ecological risk assessement and management / J. Wolfley; Uranium is in my body / R.L. Spieldoch.