Red Power: The American Indians' Fight for Freedom, Second Edition / Edition 2

Red Power: The American Indians' Fight for Freedom, Second Edition / Edition 2

by Alvin M. Josephy Jr.
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803225873

ISBN-13: 9780803225879

Pub. Date: 05/28/1999

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press


Red Power is a classic documentary history of the American Indian activist movement. This landmark second edition considerably expands and updates the original, illustrating the development of American Indian political activism from the 1960s through the end of the twentieth century.
 
Included in the fifty selections are influential statements

Overview


Red Power is a classic documentary history of the American Indian activist movement. This landmark second edition considerably expands and updates the original, illustrating the development of American Indian political activism from the 1960s through the end of the twentieth century.
 
Included in the fifty selections are influential statements by Indian organizations and congressional committees, the texts of significant laws, and the articulate voices of individuals such as Clyde Warrior, Vine Deloria Jr., Dennis Banks, Wilma Mankiller, Ada Deer, and Russell Means. The selections are organized around key issues: the nature of the original Red Power protest; tribal identity, self-determination, and sovereignty; land claims and economic development; cultural traditions and spirituality; education; and reservation conditions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803225879
Publisher:
University of Nebraska Press
Publication date:
05/28/1999
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
316
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.88(d)

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