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Trust Lands and Power on the Feather River
Upstream relates the history behind the nation’s largest state-built water and power conveyance system, California’s State Water Project, with a focus on Indigenous perspectives. Author Beth Rose Middleton Manning illustrates how Indigenous history should inform contemporary conservation measures. She uses a multidisciplinary and multitemporal approach and offers a vision of policy reform that will lead to improved Indigenous futures around the U.S.
Revolutionaries, Radicals, and Repression During the Global Sixties and Subversive Seventies
Or, the Persistence of Pop
Radical Achievements of the Landless Workers Movement
The Southwest North American Region Since 1540
Epistemology, Diaspora, and the Construction of Yoeme Identity
Violence and Migration on the U.S.-Mexico Border
Indigenous Women Challenging World Politics
Indigenous women strategically use international norms to shape legal authority locally, defying Western practices of authority as they build what the author calls vernacular sovereignties.
Crafting the Status, Skill, and Identity of Flintknappers
Destabilizing the Indigenous Other in Mexico
The Archaeology of Wealth Differences
Race, Citizenship, and Social Control
Indigenous Informants and American Anthropologists
In this provocative new book, Margaret M. Bruchac, an Indigenous anthropologist, turns the word savage on its head. Savage Kin explores the nature of the relationships between Indigenous informants such as Gladys Tantaquidgeon (Mohegan), Jesse Cornplanter (Seneca), and George Hunt (Tlingit), and early twentieth-century anthropological collectors such as Frank Speck, Arthur C. Parker, William N. Fenton, and Franz Boas.
Andean Lives in Colonial Ecuador’s Textile Economy
The Making of the Borderlands Between Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay
Colorblind Comedy in the Post-racial Network Era
Cultural Resilience and Strategies for Reurbanization
Building a Postemancipation Society in the Rainforests of Western Colombia
Saga of a Legendary Border City
Language and Social Meaning in Bolivia
A Fire Survey
Exploration at the Edge of the Solar System
In Discovering Pluto, Dale P. Cruikshank and William Sheehan recount the grand story of our unfolding knowledge and exploration of Pluto, its moons, and the outer Solar System. They explain the efforts of scientists, mathematicians, and researchers over the centuries to understand the outer Solar System, leading to the discovery and detailed exploration of Pluto as the premier body in the Kuiper Belt, the so-called third zone of our Solar System.
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