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American Indians and the Urban Experience (Contemporary Native American Communities)

by Lobo Susan

  • 52 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by AltaMira Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American studies,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Photography & Photographs,
  • Native American Sociology,
  • Urban Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Nonfiction,
  • English,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Native American,
  • United States - General,
  • History / Native American,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Rural-urban migration,
  • Social conditions,
  • United States,
  • Urban residence

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9453725M
    ISBN 100742502740
    ISBN 109780742502741

    European enslavement of American Indians began with Christopher Columbus’s arrival in the New World. The slave trade expanded with European colonies, and though African slave labor filled many needs, huge numbers of America’s indigenous peoples continued to be captured and. "The Myth of the Vanishing Race,” Edward S. Curtis’s The North American Indian website, Northwestern University Library & Library of Congress. “Protecting the Menominee: The Urban Setting as a Platform to Advocate for Justice,” in Susan Lobo and Kurt Peters, ed., American Indian Urban Experiences. Walnut Creek, CA: AltaMira Press,

    "Urban Indians makes an important historical contribution to our understandings of the urban Indian experience and should appeal to readers with an interest in the history of Phoenix, the American Southwest, American Indian and minority education, urban Indians, and Native American community activism."—Lisa K. Neuman, New Mexico Historical Review. Free 2-day shipping. Buy American Indians and the Urban Experience at nd: Susan Lobo; Kurt Peters; Mahni Dugan.

      “This book is going to remake the literary canon, and not just the native canon,” said Ms. Houston, one of Mr. Orange’s teachers at the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe, N.M.   On the contradictions of the lived experience of the Native in America, outlined well in many moments across the stories in your book, in some ways are these cultural contradictions felt in the body of the urban Indian more than that of the reservation Indian?


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Fixico] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. American Indians and the Urban Experience (Contemporary Native American Communities)/5(2). Modern American Indian life is urban, rural, and everything in-between.

Lobo and Peters have compiled an unprecedented collection of innovative scholarship, stunning art, poetry, and prose that documents American Indian experiences of urban life.

A pervasive rural/urban dichotomy still shapes the popular and scholarly perceptions of Native Americans, but this is a false expression of a complex. The Urban Indian Experience in America aims to discuss how relocation has shaped, altered, and forever changed American Indian lifestyles by creating urban Indian communities.

Fixico weaves together both first person accounts, intergenerational oral stories, and qualitative and quantitative data in order to construct a book that focuses on what Cited by: Studying Contemporary Urban Indians through Interdisciplinary Lenses Defining the urban Indian experience is next to impossible due to the fact that many American Indians experienced relocation and urbanization differently, a point that Lobo and Peters make quite clear in their study of urban Indians and urban identity in both the past and in a contemporary setting/5(1).

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A pervasive rural/urban dichotomy still shapes Brand: AltaMira Press. American Indians and the urban experience. Walnut Creek, CA: Altamira Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: American Indians and the urban experience.

Walnut Creek, CA: Altamira Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Susan Lobo; Kurt Peters. Smith has, sincebeen a ssociate curator for the National Museum of the American Indian, and a fellow curator, Lowery Stokes Sims of the Museum of Arts and Design, writes of the book.

Native people face some of the most dire socio-economic conditions of any group in America, and urban Indians are a group that faces unique challenges. There is a critical lack of research on the issues facing Native families residing in urban areas and the important differences between urban Indians and Indians residing on tribal lands.

Buy a cheap copy of American Indians and the Urban book by Joy Harjo. Modern American Indian life is urban, rural, and everything in-between.

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Edited by Susan Lobo and Kurt Peters. (Walnut Creek, Calif.: AltaMira Press, Pp. xvii, $ hardcover; $ paperback.) Reviewed by David M. Oestreicher, independent researcher and writer, Eastchester, New York. Λ merican Indians and the Urban Experience, edited by Susan. American Indians and the Urban Experience.

Contemporary Native American Communities (Book 5) Thanks for Sharing. You submitted the following rating and review. We'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed : Altamira Press. A Must-Read for those interested in Urban Indians The Urban Indian Experience in America aims to discuss how relocation has shaped, altered, and forever changed American Indian lifestyles by creating urban Indian communities.

Fixico weaves together both first person accounts, intergenerational oral stories, and qualitative and quantitative data in order to construct a book that /5. In his book Urban Indian Experience in America, Fixico discusses prior negative stereotypes about adjustment: This downtrodden image does not accurately portray urban Indians, particularly in the s when at least three generations have survived the relocation years of the s and ality: Shawnee, Sac and Fox, Muscogee Creek.

Over half of all American Indian people living in the United States now live in urban areas, but few books and little research have addressed urban Indian themes. This book compiles research, scholarly writing, poetry, prose, and artwork concerned with the Native urban experience.

Of specific educational interest are chapters on the role of multilingualism in Yaqui urbanization and public Cited by: 1. Get this from a library.

American Indians and the urban experience. [Susan Lobo; Kurt Peters;] -- "Modern American Indian life is urban, rural, and everything in-between. Lobo and Peters have compiled an unprecedented collection of innovative scholarship, stunning art, poetry, and prose that.

"Urban American Indians is an important new work that examines the central yet undertheorized experience of American Indian people in urban spaces. Challenging the notion of Native people as solely existing in the past or in the margins, this book carefully examines the spectrum of experiences within urban Native America.

Urban Indians are American Indians and Canadian First Nations peoples who live in urban areas. Urban Indians represent a growing proportion of the Native population in the United States.

The National Urban Indian Family Coalition (NUIFC) considers the term to apply to "individuals of American Indian and Alaska Native ancestry who may or may not have direct and/or active ties with a particular.

Still, because so little has been written about this im-portant change for American Indians—more than half now live in urban areas according to the U.S.

census—The Urban Indian Experience in Author: Donald L Fixico. Modern American Indian life is urban, rural, and everything in-between. Lobo and Peters have compiled an unprecedented collection of innovative scholarship, stunning art, poetry, and prose that documents American Indian experiences of urban life.

Read "American Indians and the Urban Experience" by available from Rakuten Kobo. Modern American Indian life is urban, rural, and everything in-between.

Lobo and Peters have compiled an Brand: Altamira Press. Essays by Gerald McMaster, Gabrielle Tayac (Piscataway), Paul Chaat Smith (Comanche), and John Haworth (Cherokee) explore the concept of a “new tribe” of urban Indians, replacing reservation stereotypes with the lively and diverse realities of contemporary Native American urban experience.

Specifications. ISBN (softcover).Including discussion questions for each essay and an extensive bibliography, American Indians and the Mass Media is a unique educational resource.

About The Author Meta G. Carstarphen is Gaylord Endowed Professor in the Gaylord College of Journalism, University of Oklahoma, and is co-editor of Sexual Rhetoric: Media Perspectives on Sexuality.Reviewed by Debbie Reese. Review Source: American Indians in Children’s Literature Book Author: Lisa Charleyboy Charyleyboy and Leatherdale’s new book, Urban Tribes: Native Americans in the City, also published by Annick Press, was released in August of this ’t that cover exquisite?

Inside you’ll find art, and stories, and poems written by Native people.