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Americanizing the American Indians

Francis Paul Prucha

Americanizing the American Indians

by Francis Paul Prucha

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Government relations -- 1869-1934,
  • Indians of North America -- Cultural assimilation

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [345]-348.

    Statementwritings by the "Friends of the Indian," 1880-1900.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE93 .P9652
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 358 p.
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5308548M
    ISBN 100674029755
    LC Control Number72092132

    During the years following the landing of the Pilgrims, American Indians contributed many foods to the diet of a growing number of Euro-Americans. By the twentieth century, almost half the world's domesticated crops, including the staples -- corn and white potatoes -- were first cultivated by American Indians. Indians of North America - Government relations - ; ; Indians of North America -- Civilization of -- Addresses, essays, lectures. Americanizing the American Indians / writings by the "Friends of the Indian," - Details - Trove.

      The Pew Global Attitudes Project, which measures opinions across major countries, regularly finds that Indians admire values and attributes typically thought of as American: free-market capitalism. The Friends of the Indian movement was fueled by rhetoric, religion, and “sympathetic” rich people- the three R’s of relations between the United States and Native American Indians in the latter part of the s. Under the guise of sympathy, the friends of the Indian fought hard for the cultural assimilation and subsequent Americanization of the native peoples.

    The Great Father: The United States Government and the American Indians By Francis Paul Prucha University of Nebraska Press, Read preview Overview American Indians, the Irish, and Government Schooling: A Comparative Study . Cambridge Core - Political Theory - American Indians and the Trouble with Sovereignty - by Kouslaa T. Kessler-Mata The Hard Trail of Decolonizing and Americanizing the White Man's Indian Jurisprudence,” Wisconsin Law Review, Vol. 31, No. 1, Book summary views reflect the number of visits to the book and chapter landing : Kouslaa T. Kessler-Mata.


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