Cases and Materials on Federal Indian Law / Edition 5

Cases and Materials on Federal Indian Law / Edition 5

by David H. Getches, Robert A. Williams, Charles F. Wilkinson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0314144226

ISBN-13: 9780314144225

Pub. Date: 12/31/2004

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

This federal Indian law casebook has an unprecedented focus on Native Nation-building, including cutting-edge materials on tribal economies and tribal justice systems unavailable elsewhere. The Sixth edition retains classic material on the history of federal Indian law and policy, including the medieval origins of the “Doctrine of Discovery,” and the

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This federal Indian law casebook has an unprecedented focus on Native Nation-building, including cutting-edge materials on tribal economies and tribal justice systems unavailable elsewhere. The Sixth edition retains classic material on the history of federal Indian law and policy, including the medieval origins of the “Doctrine of Discovery,” and the shifting eras of Indian law leading to the current Nation-building era. The book covers the federal tribal relationship; tribal sovereignty and jurisdiction; Indian religion and culture; water rights; treaty rights; rights of Alaska natives and native Hawaiians; and international legal perspectives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314144225
Publisher:
West Academic Publishing
Publication date:
12/31/2004
Series:
American Indian Law
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
1100
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.80(d)

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