The American Indian Mind in a Linear World: American Indian Studies and Traditional Knowledge / Edition 1

The American Indian Mind in a Linear World: American Indian Studies and Traditional Knowledge / Edition 1

by Donald Fixico
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415944570

ISBN-13: 9780415944571

Pub. Date: 05/28/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415944571
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
232
Sales rank:
1,142,922
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrationsix
Prefacexi
1"Indian Thinking" and a Linear World1
2Oral Tradition and Traditional Knowledge21
3American Indian Circular Philosophy41
4Native American Genius and Indian Intellectualism63
5Indian Minds and White Teachers83
6Rise of American Indian Studies105
7Cultural Patrimony and Native Scholars in Academia125
8Institutionalizing Traditional Knowledge141
9The Full Circle and Its Center173
Bibliography179
Index195

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