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By Devon A. Mihesuah

ISBN-10: 0932863221

ISBN-13: 9780932863225

American Indians: Stereotypes & Realities offers an informative and fascinating Indian viewpoint on universal misconceptions relating American Indians which afflict public or even educational circles to this very day. Written in a hugely obtainable stereotype/reality structure, it contains a variety of illustrations and short bibliographies on every one subject PLUS those appendices: * Do's and Don'ts should you educate American Indian background and tradition * recommended guidance for associations with students who behavior examine on American Indians * direction define for American Indian background and tradition survey with urged initiatives * define for direction "American Indian ladies in background" with huge bibliography An American Indian point of view on discrimination matters extensively recommended by way of AMERICAN INDIAN students "Professor Mihesuah is going past easily delivering responses to universal stereotypes. She presents the reader with suggestions in efforts to enhance realizing of her peoples. all the chapters presents stable info to problem myths and stereotypes. very good pictures are interspersed through the book.... the results of this ebook for social paintings perform are extensive... A helpful contribution" magazine of Multicultural Social paintings "A worthy primer on local americans for an individual who can deal with the reality approximately how the West was once won." Kam Williams, syndicated "This ebook could be learn via each educator and incorporated within the collections of each institution and collage library." Flagstaff stay "Mihesuah's paintings might be required studying for elemetary and top point academics, collage teachers and fogeys. allow us to wish it reveals a large readership in mainstream circles." Joel Monture, MultiCultural evaluate "Devon Mihesuah has supplied worthy perception into the racial identification and cultural struggles of yankee Indians as they try to achieve sleek the USA. She has effectively challenged destructive stereotypes and racism during this major book... If a correct background is to be realized, then society needs to settle for the reality of cultural pluralism and provides equivalent and reasonable therapy to local americans and different minorities... As an American Indian and a college pupil of heritage, I applaud Devon Mihesuah for effectively confronting the literature of fake portrayal and damaging photographs of Indian people." Dr. Donald L. Fixico, Western Michigan college, Kalamazoo

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