This invaluable resource provides a comprehensive historical and demographic overview of American Indians along with more than 100 cross-referenced entries on American Indian culture, exploring everything from arts, literature, music, and dance to food, family, housing, and spirituality. ac Serves to document how many attributes of Native cultures derive from a rich tapestry of American Indian cultural forms, such as very well-known foods like corn, potatoes, turkey, peanuts, and chocolate ac Includes numerous spotlights that highlight interesting topics such as the Indigenous Language Institute, the kiva, counting coup, buffalo hunt customs and protocols, and Dakota language in rap music ac Offers further readings and additional sources with the entries to guide students or interested readers in their researchThe Round House, which won a National Book Award for fiction in 2012, explores the difficulty of prosecuting crimes of sexual violence on ... The Porcupine Year (2008), and Chickadee (2012). ... Her Life and Works (Praeger, 2013) and David Stirrupa#39;s Louise Erdrich (Manchester University Press, 2012), as well as Louiseanbsp;...
|Title||:||American Indian Culture: From Counting Coup to Wampum [2 volumes]|
|Author||:||Bruce E. Johansen Ph.D.|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2015-09-30|