xxi, 251 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
American Indian law and policy series ; v. 3.
Formatted Contents Note
Contemporary challenges to indigenous nationhood Current social constructions of indigenous peoples Managing the politics of perception The forced federalism survey Negotiating compacts between indigenous nations and states Conclusions Appendix A. Indigenous nations participating in the forced federalism survey, 1994-2000 Appendix B. Gaming compact between the Sisseton-Wahpeto Sioux Tribe and the State of South Dakota, 2000 Appendix C. Treaty with the Cherokees, 1785 Appendix D. Top twenty indigenous populations by state, 2000 Appendix E. interview with Chad "Corntassel" Smith Appendix F. Interview with Brad Carson Appendix G. Indigenous government survey, 2000.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-239) and index.