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The Resource The White Earth Nation : Ratification of a Native Democratic Constitution

The White Earth Nation : Ratification of a Native Democratic Constitution

Label
The White Earth Nation : Ratification of a Native Democratic Constitution
Title
The White Earth Nation
Title remainder
Ratification of a Native Democratic Constitution
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The White Earth Nation of Anishinaabeg Natives ratified a new constitution in 2009, the first indigenous democratic constitution, on a reservation in Minnesota. Many Native constitutions were written by the federal government, and with little knowledge of the people and cultures. The White Earth Nation set out to create a constitution that reflected its own culture. The resulting document provides a clear Native perspective on sovereignty, independent governance, traditional leadership values, and the importance of individual and human rights. This volume includes the text of the Constitution o
Member of
Cataloging source
MHW
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Vizenor, Gerald
Dewey number
323.1197333
Index
no index present
LC call number
E99.C6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Doerfler, Jill
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  • White Earth Band of Chippewa Indians
  • Ojibwa Indians
  • Ojibwa Indians
  • Ojibwa Indians
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • White Earth Band of Chippewa Indians
  • Ojibwa Indians
  • Ojibwa Indians
  • Ojibwa Indians
Label
The White Earth Nation : Ratification of a Native Democratic Constitution
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; 1 Sovereignty, Democracy, Constitution; 2 Constitutional Consent; 3 The Constitution of theWhite Earth Nation; 4 A Citizen's Guide to the WhiteEarth Constitution; Bibliography; Contributors
Control code
818110518
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (111 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803244658
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 09835785-a042-4dad-b8bb-8e82342bdd4b
  • 22573/ctt1ddntwb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818110518
Label
The White Earth Nation : Ratification of a Native Democratic Constitution
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; 1 Sovereignty, Democracy, Constitution; 2 Constitutional Consent; 3 The Constitution of theWhite Earth Nation; 4 A Citizen's Guide to the WhiteEarth Constitution; Bibliography; Contributors
Control code
818110518
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (111 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803244658
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 09835785-a042-4dad-b8bb-8e82342bdd4b
  • 22573/ctt1ddntwb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818110518

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