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The Resource In the courts of the conqueror : the ten worst Indian law cases ever decided, Walter R. Echo-Hawk

In the courts of the conqueror : the ten worst Indian law cases ever decided, Walter R. Echo-Hawk

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In the courts of the conqueror : the ten worst Indian law cases ever decided
Title
In the courts of the conqueror
Title remainder
the ten worst Indian law cases ever decided
Statement of responsibility
Walter R. Echo-Hawk
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Echo-Hawk, Walter R
Dewey number
342.7308/72
Index
index present
LC call number
KF8204.5
LC item number
.E28 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
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In the courts of the conqueror : the ten worst Indian law cases ever decided, Walter R. Echo-Hawk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword / Patricia Nelson Limerick -- The courts of the conqueror -- A context for understanding Native American issues -- Justice, injustice, and the dark side of federal Indian law -- Johnson v. M'Intosh : how the Indians lost legal title to America -- Cherokee Nation v. Georgia : shutting the courthouse doors -- Connors v. United States & Cheyenne Indians : were the Indian wars legal? -- Lone Wolf v. Hitchcock : breaking the treaties -- United States v. Sandoval : rule by guardianship -- In re adoption of John Doe v. Heim : taking the kids -- Wana the Bear v. Community Construction : taking the dead -- Employment Division v. Smith : taking the religion -- Lyng v. Northwest Indian Cemetery Association : taking the holy places -- Tee-Hit-Ton Indians v. United States : confiscating indigenous habitat -- Was genocide legal? -- Reforming the dark side of federal Indian law -- Afterword / by Charles Wilkinson
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 560 p.
Isbn
9781936218011
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010009284
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • DSS0104295
  • 660811
Label
In the courts of the conqueror : the ten worst Indian law cases ever decided, Walter R. Echo-Hawk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword / Patricia Nelson Limerick -- The courts of the conqueror -- A context for understanding Native American issues -- Justice, injustice, and the dark side of federal Indian law -- Johnson v. M'Intosh : how the Indians lost legal title to America -- Cherokee Nation v. Georgia : shutting the courthouse doors -- Connors v. United States & Cheyenne Indians : were the Indian wars legal? -- Lone Wolf v. Hitchcock : breaking the treaties -- United States v. Sandoval : rule by guardianship -- In re adoption of John Doe v. Heim : taking the kids -- Wana the Bear v. Community Construction : taking the dead -- Employment Division v. Smith : taking the religion -- Lyng v. Northwest Indian Cemetery Association : taking the holy places -- Tee-Hit-Ton Indians v. United States : confiscating indigenous habitat -- Was genocide legal? -- Reforming the dark side of federal Indian law -- Afterword / by Charles Wilkinson
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 560 p.
Isbn
9781936218011
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010009284
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • DSS0104295
  • 660811

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