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Native American References


Doctrine of Discovery

Miller, Robert (2008). Native America, Discovered and Conquered: Thomas Jefferson, Lewis and Clark, and Manifest Destiny. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press.

Environmental (General)

Krech, Shepard (1999). The Ecological Indian: Myth and History. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company.

Maldonado, Julie Koppel, Rajul E. Pandya, and Benedict J. Colombi, eds. (2013) Climate Change and Indigenous Peoples in the United States: Impacts, Experiences and Actions. Special Issue, Climatic Change. Vol 120, Issue 3.

Middleton, Beth (2011). Trust in the Land: New Directions in Tribal Conservation. Tucson, AZ: The University of Arizona Press.

Ross, Anne et al. (2011). Indigenous Peoples and the Collaborative Stewardship of Nature: Knowledge Binds and Institutional Conflicts. Walnut Creek, CA: Left Coast Press.

Vecsey, Christopher and Venables, Robert (Eds.)(1980). American Indian Environments: Ecological Issues in Native American History. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press.

Weaver, Jace (Ed.)(1996). Defending Mother Earth: Native American Perspectives on Environmental Justice. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.

Federal (General)

Prucha, Francis (Ed.)(2000). Documents of United States Indian Policy. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press.

Prucha, Francis (1994). American Indian Treaties: The History of a Political Anomaly. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.

Federal Recognition

Campisi, Jack (1991). The Mashpee Indians. Tribe on Trial. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press.

General History

Catlin, George (1989). North American Indians. New York, NY: Penguin.

Venables, Robert (2004). American Indian History: Five Centuries of Conflict and Coexistence. Vols. I and II. Santa Fe, NM: Clear Light Publishers.

Haudenosaunee

Bradley, James (1987). Evolution of the Onondaga Iroquois: Accommodating Change, 1500-1655. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press.

Campisi, Jack and Hauptman, Laurence (1988). The Oneida Indian Experience: Two Perspectives. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press.

Colden, Cadwallader (1958). The History of the Five Indian Nations: Depending on the Province of New York in America. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.

Dennis, Matthew (1993). Cultivating a Landscape of Peace: Iroquois-European Encounters in Seventeenth Century America. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.

Hauptman, Laurence (2011). The Tonawanda Senecas’ Heroic Battle Against Removal. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.

Hauptman, Laurence (2008). Seven Generations of Iroquois Leadership: The Six Nations Since 1800. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press.

Hauptman, Laurence (1999). Conspiracy of Interests: Iroquois Dispossession and the Rise of New York State. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press.

Hauptman, Laurence (1986). The Iroquois Struggle for Survival: World War II to Red Power. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press.

Jennings, Francis (1985). The History and Culture of Iroquois Diplomacy. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press.

Jennings, Francis (1984). The Ambiguous Iroquois Empire: The Covenant Chain Confederation of Indian Tribes with English Colonies. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company.

Trelease, Allen (1960). Indian Affairs in Colonial New York: The Seventeenth Century. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.

Wilson, Edmund (1959). Apologies to the Iroquois. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy.

Hawaiian

Kauanui, J. (2008). Hawaiian Blood: Colonialism and the Politics of Sovereignty and Indigeneity. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Siler, Julia (2012). Lost Kingdom: Hawaii’s Last Queen, the Sugar Kings, and America’s First Imperial Adventure. New York, NY: Atlantic Monthly Press.

Silva, Noenoe (2004). Aloha Betrayed: Native Hawaiian Resistance to American Colonialism. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Identity

Deloria, Philip (1998). Playing Indian. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.

Garroutte, Eva (2003). Real Indians: Identity and the Survival of Native America. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.

Thomas, David (2000). Skull Wars: Kennewick Man, Archaeology, and the Battle for Native American Identity. New York, NY: Basic Books.

Land Rights

Ruppel, Kristin (2008). Unearthing Indian Land: Living With the Legacies of Allotment. Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press.

Sutton, Imre (Ed.)(1985). Irredeemable America: The Indians’ Estate and Land Claims. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press.

Taylor, Alan (2006). The Divided Ground: Indians, Settlers, and the Northern Borderland of the American Revolution. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Watson, Blake (2012). Buying America From the Indians: Johnson v. McIntosh and the History of Native Land Rights. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press.

Language

Basso, Keith (1996). Wisdom Sits in Places: Landscape and Language Among the Western Apache. Albequerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press.

Law (General)

Cohen, Felix (2005). Cohen’s Handbook of Federal Indian Law. Newark, NJ: LexisNexis.

Pevar, Stephen (2012). The Rights of Indians and Tribes. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Looting

LaVere, David (2006). Looting Spiro Mounds: An American King Tut’s Tomb. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press.

New England

Silverman, David (2010). Red Brethren: The Brothertown and Stockbridge Indians and the Problem of Race in Early America. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.

Religion/Sacred Sites

Brown, Brian (1999). Religion, Law, and the Land: Native Americans and the Judicial Interpretation of Sacred Land. Westport, CN: Greenwood Press.

Deloria Jr., Vine (2003). God is Rd: A Native View of Religion. Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing.

Ostler, Jeffrey (2010). The Lakotas and the Black Hills: The Struggle for Sacred Ground. New York, NY: Penguin Library of American Indian History.

Research Methods
Wilson, Shawn (2008). Research is Ceremony: Indigenous Research Methods. Halifax: Fernwood Publishing.

States and Legal Issues

Rosen, Deborah (2007). American Indians and State Law: Sovereignty, Race, and Citizenship, 1790-1880. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press.

Sovereignty

Lyons, Oren et al. (1992). Exiled in the Land of the Free: Democracy, Indian Nations, and the U.S. Constitution. Santa Fe, NM: Clear Light Publishers.

Wilkens, David (1997). American Indian Sovereignty and the U.S. Supreme Court. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press.

Treaties

Clark, Blue (1999). Lone Wolf v. Hitchcock: Treaty Rights and Indian Law at the End of the Nineteenth Century. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press.

Water

Burton, Lloyd (1991). American Indian Water Rights and the Limits of Law. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press.