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The Resource A dangerous idea : the Alaska Native Brotherhood and the struggle for indigenous rights, Peter Metcalfe, with Kathy Kolkhorst Ruddy, (electronic resource)

A dangerous idea : the Alaska Native Brotherhood and the struggle for indigenous rights, Peter Metcalfe, with Kathy Kolkhorst Ruddy, (electronic resource)

Label
A dangerous idea : the Alaska Native Brotherhood and the struggle for indigenous rights
Title
A dangerous idea
Title remainder
the Alaska Native Brotherhood and the struggle for indigenous rights
Statement of responsibility
Peter Metcalfe, with Kathy Kolkhorst Ruddy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Decades before the marches and victories of the 1960s, a group of Alaska Natives were making civil rights history. Throughout the early twentieth century, the Alaska Native Brotherhood fought for citizenship, voting rights, and education for all Alaska Natives, securing unheard-of victories in a contentious time. Their unified work and legal prowess propelled the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, one of the biggest claim settlements in United States history. A dangerous idea tells an overlooked but powerful story of Alaska Natives fighting for their rights under American law and details one of the rare successes for Native Americans in their nearly two-hundred-year effort to define and protect their rights"--
  • "Decades before the marches and victories of the 1960s, a group of Alaska Natives were making civil rights history. Throughout the early twentieth century, the Alaska Native Brotherhood fought for citizenship, voting rights, and education for all Alaska Natives, securing unheard-of victories in a contentious time. Their unified work and legal prowess propelled the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, one of the biggest claim settlements in United States history. A dangerous idea tells an overlooked but powerful story of Alaska Natives fighting for their rights under American law and details one of the rare successes for Native Americans in their nearly two-hundred-year effort to define and protect their rights"--
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Metcalfe, Peter
Dewey number
323.1197/0798
LC call number
E78.A3
LC item number
M47 2014
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alaska Native Brotherhood
  • United States.
  • Alaska Natives
  • Alaska Natives
  • Alaska Natives
  • Alaska Natives
  • Alaska
  • LAW / General
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
Label
A dangerous idea : the Alaska Native Brotherhood and the struggle for indigenous rights, Peter Metcalfe, with Kathy Kolkhorst Ruddy, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-123) and index
Contents
  • Aboriginal Title in Alaska -- The Alaska Native Brotherhood -- Suing the Government -- Reservations in Alaska -- A Bad Time for Indians -- The Extinguishment Legislation -- Statehood or Native Claims -- Shaping Alaska
  • Aboriginal Title in Alaska -- The Alaska Native Brotherhood -- Suing the Government -- Reservations in Alaska -- A Bad Time for Indians -- The Extinguishment Legislation -- Statehood or Native Claims -- Shaping Alaska
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001481677
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiii, 134 pages
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9781602232396
Isbn Type
(paperback : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2014011901
Other physical details
maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001481677
Label
A dangerous idea : the Alaska Native Brotherhood and the struggle for indigenous rights, Peter Metcalfe, with Kathy Kolkhorst Ruddy, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-123) and index
Contents
  • Aboriginal Title in Alaska -- The Alaska Native Brotherhood -- Suing the Government -- Reservations in Alaska -- A Bad Time for Indians -- The Extinguishment Legislation -- Statehood or Native Claims -- Shaping Alaska
  • Aboriginal Title in Alaska -- The Alaska Native Brotherhood -- Suing the Government -- Reservations in Alaska -- A Bad Time for Indians -- The Extinguishment Legislation -- Statehood or Native Claims -- Shaping Alaska
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001481677
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiii, 134 pages
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9781602232396
Isbn Type
(paperback : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2014011901
Other physical details
maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001481677

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