Indians in the Making: Ethnic Relations and Indian Identities around Puget Sound / Edition 1

Indians in the Making: Ethnic Relations and Indian Identities around Puget Sound / Edition 1

by Alexandra Harmon
     
 


"A compelling survey history of Pacific Northwest Indians as well as a book that brings considerable theoretical sophistication to Native American history. Harmon tells an absorbing, clearly written, and moving story."—Peggy Pascoe, University of Oregon

"This book fills a terribly important niche in the wider field of ethnic studies by attempting to define

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"A compelling survey history of Pacific Northwest Indians as well as a book that brings considerable theoretical sophistication to Native American history. Harmon tells an absorbing, clearly written, and moving story."—Peggy Pascoe, University of Oregon

"This book fills a terribly important niche in the wider field of ethnic studies by attempting to define Indian identity in an interactive way."—George Sánchez, University of Southern California

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520226852
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
09/01/2000
Series:
American Crossroads Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
405
Sales rank:
1,347,783
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of Maps
Acknowledgments
Introduction1
1Fur Traders and Natives: Empowering Encounters13
2Settlers and Indians: Intertwined Peoples43
3Treaties and War: Ephemeral Lines of Demarcation72
4Reformers and Indians: Reservations about Reservations103
5Indians: Dialogues about Definitions131
6Indians and the United States: Wardship or Friendship?160
7Tribes: New and Old Organizations190
8Treaty Fishing Rights: An Emblem Unfurled218
Afterword245
Notes251
Bibliography345
Index373

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