An Introduction to Native North America -- Pearson eText

Author: Mark Q. Sutton

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317347218

Category: History

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An Introduction to Native North America provides a basic introduction to the native peoples of North America, including both the United States and Canada. It covers the history of research, basic prehistory, the European invasion and the impact of Europeans on Native cultures. Additionally, much of the book is written from the perspective of the ethnographic present, and the various cultures are described as they were at the specific times noted in the text. Teaching and Learning Experiences: Improve Critical Thinking - An Introduction to Native North America provides internet resources for students to supplement reading material, and contains an extensive bibliography to aid in their research. Engage Students - An Introduction to Native North America highlights important individuals in "VIP Profile" mini-biographies, and contains "Sidelights" throughout the text which provides short explanations of interesting aspects of native culture. Support Instructors - Teaching your course just got easier! You can create a Customized Text or use our Instructor's Manual, Electronic "MyTest" Test Bank or PowerPoint Presentation Slides. Plus, An Introduction to Native North America's organization was designed to be used in conjunction with the Handbook of North American Indians, published by the Smithsonian Institution.
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An Introduction to Native North America

Author: Mark Q. Sutton

Publisher: Boston ; Toronto : Allyn and Bacon

ISBN: N.A

Category: Aleuts

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""An Introduction to Native North America" provides a basic introduction to the Native Peoples of North America, including both Eskimos and Indians." Beginning with a discussion of the geography of North America, this excellent book delves into the history of research, basic prehistory, the European invasion, and the impact of Europeans on Native cultures. A final chapter covers contemporary Native Americans, including issues of religion, health, and politics. Much of the book is also written from the perspective of the ethnographic present, and the various cultures are described as they were at the specific times noted in the book." For anyone interested in anthropology and the history of North America and Native Peoples of North America.
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An Introduction to Native North America

Author: Mark Q. Sutton

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317219643

Category: History

Page: 430

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An Introduction to Native North America provides a basic introduction to the Native Peoples of North America, covering what are now the United States, northern Mexico, and Canada. It covers the history of research, basic prehistory, the European invasion and the impact of Europeans on Native cultures. A final chapter covers contemporary Native Americans, including issues of religion, health, and politics. In this updated and revised new edition, Mark Q. Sutton has expanded and improved the existing text as well as adding a new case study, updated the text with new research, and included new perspectives, particularly those of Native peoples. Featuring case studies of several tribes, as well as over 60 maps and images, An Introduction to Native North America is an indispensable tool to those studying the history of North America and Native Peoples of North America. .
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An Introduction to Native North America

Author: Mark Q. Sutton

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: N.A

Category: Social Science

Page: 422

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The Second Edition of An Introduction to Native North America provides a basic introduction to the native peoples of North America, including both Eskimos and Indians. Beginning with a discussion of the geography of North America, this text delves into the history of research, basic prehistory, the European invasion, and the impact of Europeans on Native cultures. A final chapter covers contemporary Native Americans, including issues of religion, health, and politics. Much of the book is also written from the perspective of the ethnographic present, and the various cultures are described as they were at the specific times noted in the text.
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An Introduction to Native North America

Author: Mark Q. Sutton

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780205510870

Category: Social Science

Page: 422

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This text begins with a discussion of the geography of North America, then delves into the history of research, basic prehistory of North America, the European invasion, and the impact of Europeans on Native cultures. Also discussed are issues relating to contemporary Native Americans, including religion, health, and politics.
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A Call to Action

An Introduction to Education, Philosophy, and Native North America

Author: Curry Malott

Publisher: Peter Lang

ISBN: 9781433101724

Category: Education

Page: 232

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"A Call to Action" challenges current and future teachers to take seriously the philosophical implications of being an educator on land indigenous to a particular human group with both Native and non-Native students. Readers are introduced to the interrelated histories of education, philosophy, and Native and non-Native peoples in North America. These discussions point to the advancement of a critical pedagogy for Native North America. This book should be read by any teacher or student who is or will be involved with cultural studies, especially in the area of Native Americans.
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Prehistory of North America

Author: Mark Sutton

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317345223

Category: Social Science

Page: 432

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A Prehistory of North America covers the ever-evolving understanding of the prehistory of North America, from its initial colonization, through the development of complex societies, and up to contact with Europeans. This book is the most up-to-date treatment of the prehistory of North America. In addition, it is organized by culture area in order to serve as a companion volume to “An Introduction to Native North America.” It also includes an extensive bibliography to facilitate research by both students and professionals.
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Hell with the Fire Out

A History of the Modoc War

Author: Arthur Quinn

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571199372

Category: History

Page: 200

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The newest book from the critically-acclaimed author of "A New World" and "The Rivals" brings to vivid life a violent and all-too-human chapter in the history of the American West. In 1869, Federal Indian Agent Alfred B. Meacham traveled to northern California to convince a band of Modoc Indians to return to the reservation. A bloody war ensued that lasted until 1873 and paved the way for more famous, but equally bloody, battles at Little Bighorn and Wounded Knee.
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Archaeology of Prehistoric Native America

An Encyclopedia

Author: Professor Guy E Gibbon,Guy E. Gibbon,Kenneth M. Ames

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9780815307259

Category: Reference

Page: 941

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This volume traces the modern critical and performance history of this play, one of Shakespeare's most-loved and most-performed comedies. The essay focus on such modern concerns as feminism, deconstruction, textual theory, and queer theory.
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The Native Peoples of North America

A History

Author: Bruce Elliott Johansen

Publisher: Rutgers University Press

ISBN: 0813538998

Category: History

Page: 487

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Covering Central America, the United States, and Canada, this book not only provides an introduction to the history of North American Indians, but also offers a description of the material and intellectual ways that Native American cultures have influenced the life and institutions of people across the globe.
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