Contemporary Native American Cultural Issues (Contemporary Native American Communities #3) (Paperback)

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By Duane Champagne (Editor)
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Duane Champagne has assembled a volume of top scholarship reflecting the complexity and diversity of Native American cultural life. Introductions to each topical section provide background and integrated analyses of the issues at hand. The informative and critical studies that follow offer experiences and perspectives from a variety of Native settings. Topics include identity, gender, the powwow, mass media, health and environmental issues. This book and its companion volume, Contemporary Native American Political Issues, edited by Troy R. Johnson, are ideal teaching tools for instructors in Native American studies, ethnic studies, and anthropology, and important resources for anyone working in or with Native communities.

About the Author


Duane Champagne is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Native Nations Law and Policy Center at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780761990598
ISBN-10: 0761990593
Publisher: Altamira Press
Publication Date: January 20th, 1999
Pages: 328
Language: English
Series: Contemporary Native American Communities