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Unsettling America : the uses of Indianness in the 21st century / C. Richard King

Catalog Data

Author:
King, C. Richard 1968-  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 143 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2015
2013
2015, c2013
Contents:
How Indianness matters now : an introduction -- pt. 1. Old battles -- George Bush may not like Black people, but no one gives a damn about indigenous peoples : visibility and Indianness after the hurricanes -- Embattled images in the marketplace : commodity racism, media literacy, and struggles over Indianness -- pt. 2. Ongoing wars -- On being a warrior : race, gender, and American Indian imagery in sport -- Defending civilization from the hostiles : notes on the Ward Churchill affair -- Always enemy combatants? : the killing of Osama bin Laden and the Native American struggle for humanity -- pt. 3. New fronts -- Borrowing power : racial metaphors and the struggle against American Indian mascots -- Alter/native heroes : Native American books and the struggle for self-definition -- De/scribing squ*w : indigenous women and imperial idioms in the United States -- Reclaiming Indianness : notes toward a conclusion
Topic:
Ethnic identity  Search this
Cultural assimilation  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Self-determination, National  Search this
Indians, Treatment of  Search this
Call number:
E98.E85 K56 2015
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1044232