Reference Encyclopedia of the American Indian / Edition 8

Reference Encyclopedia of the American Indian / Edition 8

by Barry T. Klein
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0915344750

ISBN-13: 9780915344758

Pub. Date: 08/01/1997

Publisher: Todd Publications

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of its publication, this sourcebook was nominated for the Anisfield Wolf Award for Race Relations in 1968 and is considered the main source for information on Native Americans by many book reviewers. Content: Lists and describes the activities of thousands of American Indian organizations, institutions, government agencies, Tribal

Overview

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of its publication, this sourcebook was nominated for the Anisfield Wolf Award for Race Relations in 1968 and is considered the main source for information on Native Americans by many book reviewers. Content: Lists and describes the activities of thousands of American Indian organizations, institutions, government agencies, Tribal Nations and communities, BIA, tribal & Indian schools, public schools with Indian education programs, colleges with Native American Studies departments; museums, libraries, media, gaming, book publishers, film/video producers; a 250 page bibliography of over 6,000 books; and a 300 page biographical section containing biographies of more than 1,000 Native Americans and non-Indians active in Indian affairs. Includes postal, e-mail & website addresses for most listings. Also includes a Canadian section with First Nations, organizations, etc.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780915344758
Publisher:
Todd Publications
Publication date:
08/01/1997
Edition description:
8TH
Pages:
735
Product dimensions:
8.86(w) x 11.33(h) x 1.78(d)

Table of Contents

Introductioni
Section 1Source Listings
Reservations, Communities & Tribal Councils1
Other Indian Tribes & Groups23
Federally Recognized Tribes28
Government Agencies31
National Associations, Organizations & Institutions38
Native American Financial Institutions53
Regional, State & Local Organizations54
Schools
Bureau of Indian Affairs71
Indian Education Technical Assistance Centers79
Indian Education Programs (Public Schools)81
College Courses & Programs106
American Indian College Fund Member Colleges118
Financial Aid
Directories & Reference Books119
Foundation Grant Makers119
U.S. Government Financial Aid127
Tribal Scholarships128
Corporate Grant Makers130
Religious Grant Makers131
Indian Health Service132
Museums, Monuments and Parks144
Libraries & Research Centers170
Media-Communications (Radio & Television)186
Audiovisual Aids
Films & Videos190
Filmstrips & Slides220
Recordings222
Prints, Photographs, Calendars, Posters231
Maps & Microfiche232
Computer Networks, CD-ROMs, Software, Databases Web Sites, Graphics, Games, Gift Items235
Traveling Exhibits, Festivals-Film & Video236
Tribal Film/Video Producers236
Audiovisual Aids Distributors237
Periodicals241
Arts & Crafts Shops & Cooperatives261
Product Codes283
Casino & Bingo Halls284
Native American Events290
Section 2Canadian Section
Canadian First Nations & Bands307
First Nations Associations
(National)321
(Regional)322
First Nations Museums328
First Nations Libraries330
First Nations Periodicals330
Canadian Colleges334
First Nations Media336
Section 3Bibliography
Bibliography--Alphabetical339
Bibliography--Subject451
Bibliography--Publishers Index495
Section 4Biographies
Biographies512

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