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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 touching on American Indians which afflict public or even educational circles to this very day. Written in a hugely available stereotype/reality structure, it comprises a number of illustrations and short bibliographies on each one subject PLUS those appendices: * Do's and Don'ts if you educate American Indian historical past and tradition * advised instructions for associations with students who behavior study on American Indians * path define for American Indian background and tradition survey with instructed tasks * define for path "American Indian girls in background" with broad bibliography An American Indian viewpoint on discrimination matters generally counseled by means of AMERICAN INDIAN students "Professor Mihesuah is going past easily supplying responses to universal stereotypes. She offers the reader with tips in efforts to enhance realizing of her peoples. all of the chapters offers sturdy details to problem myths and stereotypes. first-class pictures are interspersed through the book.... the consequences of this publication for social paintings perform are extensive... A precious contribution" magazine of Multicultural Social paintings "A invaluable primer on local americans for someone who can deal with the reality approximately how the West was once won." Kam Williams, syndicated "This publication could be learn via each educator and integrated within the collections of each tuition and collage library." Flagstaff stay "Mihesuah's paintings may be required examining for elemetary and higher point lecturers, collage teachers and fogeys. allow us to desire it unearths a large readership in mainstream circles." Joel Monture, MultiCultural evaluate "Devon Mihesuah has supplied worthwhile perception into the racial id and cultural struggles of yank Indians as they try to achieve sleek the US. She has effectively challenged damaging stereotypes and racism during this major book... If a correct historical past is to be discovered, then society needs to settle for the reality of cultural pluralism and provides equivalent and reasonable remedy to local americans and different minorities... As an American Indian and a college student of heritage, I applaud Devon Mihesuah for effectively confronting the literature of fake portrayal and adverse pictures of Indian people." Dr. Donald L. Fixico, Western Michigan collage, Kalamazoo

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