Blood Narrative: Indigenous Identity in American Indian and Maori Literary and Activist Texts / Edition 1

Blood Narrative: Indigenous Identity in American Indian and Maori Literary and Activist Texts / Edition 1

by Chadwick Allen
     
 

Compares the discourses of indigeneity used by Maori and Native American peoples and proposes the concept treaty discourse to characterize the relevant form of postcolonial situation.

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Compares the discourses of indigeneity used by Maori and Native American peoples and proposes the concept treaty discourse to characterize the relevant form of postcolonial situation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822329473
Publisher:
Duke University Press Books
Publication date:
09/03/2002
Series:
New Americanists Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
1,100,589
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction: Marking the Indigenous in Indigenous Minority Texts1
Pt. IA Directed Self-Determination25
1A Marae on Paper: Writing a New Maori World in Te Ao Hou43
2Indian Truth: Debating Indigenous Identity after Indians in the War73
Pt. IIAn Indigenous Renaissance107
3Rebuilding the Ancestor: Constructing Self and Community in the Maori Renaissance127
4Blood/Land/Memory: Narrating Indigenous Identity in the American Indian Renaissance160
Conclusion: Declaring a Fourth World195
AppIntegrated Time Line, World War II to 1980221
Notes241
Bibliography279
Index301

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