American Indian Culture: From Counting Coup to Wampum [2 - download pdf or read online

By Bruce Johansen

This worthwhile source presents a complete historic and demographic evaluate of yank Indians in addition to greater than a hundred cross-referenced entries on American Indian tradition, exploring every little thing from arts, literature, song, and dance to nutrition, kinfolk, housing, and spirituality.

• Serves to rfile what percentage attributes of local cultures derive from a wealthy tapestry of yankee Indian cultural kinds, comparable to very recognized meals like corn, potatoes, turkey, peanuts, and chocolate

• comprises a variety of spotlights that spotlight fascinating themes reminiscent of the Indigenous Language Institute, the kiva, counting coup, buffalo hunt customs and protocols, and Dakota language in rap music

• bargains additional readings and extra resources with the entries to lead scholars or readers of their research

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