Arguing with tradition : the language of law in Hopi Tribal court / Justin B. Richland.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008.
xii, 187 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Chicago series in law and society.
Formatted Contents Note
Arguing with tradition in Native America Making a Hopi Nation : "Anglo" law comes to Hopi country "What are you going to do with the village's knowledge?" : language ideologies and legal power in Hopi tribal court "He could not speak Hopi. . . . that puzzle puzzled me" : the pragmatic paradoxes of Hopi tradition in court Suffering into truth : Hopi law as narrative interaction.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -178) and index.