Research & Publications

Research and Publications

2009
Cover Image Resilience, Reciprocity and Ecological Economics: Northwest Coast Stustainability (Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics)
2009
Ronald Trosper

How did one group of indigenous societies, on the Northwest Coast of North America, manage to... read more

Cover Image Stealing the Gila: the Pima agricultural economy and water deprivation, 1848-1921
2009
David H. DeJong

By 1850 the Pima Indians of central Arizona had developed a strong and sustainable agricultural economy based on irrigation. As David H.... read more

Cover Image Dakota philosopher: Charles Eastman and American Indian thought
2009
David Martinez

Charles Eastman (1858-1939) straddled two worlds in his life and writing. The author of "Indian Boyhood" was raised in the traditional... read more

Cover Image Navajo Sandpaintings (Revised)
2009
Mark Bahti

Few art forms are more significant to Navajo religious beliefs than the sandpainting, or ... read more

Cover Image Indian blues : American Indians and the politics of music, 1879-1934
2009
John W. Troutman

Troutman (history, U. of Louisiana, Lafayette) considers the politics of music on Indian... read more

Cover Image Navajo Courts and Navajo Common Law: A Tradition of Tribal Self-Governance
2009
Raymond Austin

The Navajo Nation court system is the largest and most established tribal legal system in the... read more

2008
Cover Image "If You Knew the Conditions:" A Chronicle of the Indian Medical Service and American Indian Health Care, 1908-1955
2008
David H. DeJong

"If You Knew the Conditions" examines the inadequacies of the healthcare provided to American Indians by the Indian Medical Service. DeJong... read more

The Nez Perces in the Indian territory : Nimiipuu survival
2008
J. Diane Pearson

In 1877, the Nez Perce tribe was exiled from their homeland in the Pacific Northwest to Indian Territory for eight years. Pearson (U. of... read more

Cover Image of Big Sycamore Stands Alone Big Sycamore Stands Alone: The Western Apaches, Aravaipa, and the Struggle for Place
2008
Ian Record

The corner of Arizona encompassing Aravaipa Canyon is known to the Western Apaches as Aravaipa, their sacred homeland. This book examines... read more

Cover Image of Red Ink 14.1 Red Ink 14.1
2008

Red Ink is a Native American, student-run publication at the University of Arizona. Established in 1989, Red Ink has published the works of... read more

Cover Image of The Osage Rose The Osage Rose
2008
Tom Holm

Corrupt lawmen, insatiable businessmen, and an oil boom on Indian land. This is the milieu in which Tom Holm sets his gritty and provocative... read more

Cover Image of A radiant curve A Radiant Curve : Poems and Stories
2008
Luci Tapahonso

In this sixth collection of stories and verse, award-winning writer Luci Tapahonso finds sacredness in everyday life. Viewing a sunset in a... read more

Cover Image of The American Indian The American Indian: Past and Present
2008
Roger L. Nichols

Widely used in university courses on Native American history through five editions,The American Indian: Past and Present... read more

Cover Image Their Own Frontier: Women Intellectuals Re-Visioning the American West
2008
Nancy Parezo

The writings of the American West have long dealt with masculine ideals. Well into the... read more

2007
Cover Image of Anthropology goes to the fair Anthropology goes to the fair : the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition
2007
Nancy Parezo

World’s fairs and industrial expositions constituted a phenomenally successful popular... read more

Cover Image of Collaboration in Archaeological Practice Collaboration in Archaeological Practice: Engaging Descendant Communities
2007
T. J. Ferguson

In Collaboration in Archaeological Practice, prominent archaeologists reflect on their experiences collaborating with descendant communities... read more

Cover Image Silver and stone : profiles of American Indian jewelers
2007
Mark Bahti

An intimate glimpse into the lives of American Indian jewelers. In interviews with more than 50 working jewelers, and featuring photographs... read more

Cover Image of Tribal Policing Tribal Policing: Asserting Sovereignty, Seeking Justice
2007
Eileen Luna Firebaugh

What does it mean to be a tribal police officer? What are the complexities of that role? And how do tribal communities, tribal police... read more

Cover Image of Code talkers and warriors Code talkers and warriors : Native Americans and World War II
2007
Tom Holm

"Code Talkers and Warriors", part of the insightful new "Landmark Events in Native American History" set, chronicles Native American life... read more

2006
Cover Image Killing the Indian Maiden: Images of Native American Women in Film
2006
Elise Marubbio

Killing the Indian Maiden examines the fascinating and often disturbing portrayal of Native American women in film. Through discussion of... read more

Pages

Author Year Chair
Rosemary Avila Space and Place: Indigenous Understandings and Western Perspectives 2013 Eileen Luna Firebaugh
Jeffrey DaCosta Tohono O'odham Community College Art Department Strategic Plan and Curriculum Proposal 2013 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Delphine Red Shirt George Sword Warrior Narratives: A Study in the Processes of Composition of Oral Narrative 2013 Larry Evers
Ian D. Ellasante Bridges Between Me: Liminality, Authenticity, and Re/Integration in American Indian Literature 2013 Franci Washburn
John Francis Dillon As Stories Flow: The Character of Indian Water Rights and Authority in the Wind River and Klamath-Trinity Basins 2013 Franci Washburn
Joseph Quintana The Sharing of Stories by Cancer Survivors: Implications for American Indian Cancer Survivors 2013 Patrisia Gonzales
Caroline "Charlie" Williams It’s Not a Beauty Pageant! An Examination of Leadership Development through Alaska Native Pageants 2013 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Gina Watkinson Tohono O'odham Basketry: An Enduring Tradition 2013 Nancy Parezo
Cheryl Bennett Exploring Hate Crimes in Farmington, New Mexico 2013 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Martina Dawley An Analysis of Diversifying Museum Studies: American Indians in Conservation 2013 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Winoka R. Begay Apps, iPads and Language Learning: New Developments in the Field of Language Revitalization 2013 Sheilah Nicholas
Marinella Lentis Art education in American Indian boarding schools: Tool of assimilation, tool of resistance 2012 Nancy Parezo
Pamela Balogh Lenses of Indigenous Feminism: Digging Up the Roots of Western Patriarchy in Perma Red and Monkey Beach 2012 Franci Washburn
Dawn Williams Preservation and Sustainability of the Peyote Sacrament in Reverence of the Native American Church 2012 Benedict Colombi
Kevin Fortuin American Indian High School Student Persistence and School Leaving: A Case Study of Sunnyside Unified School District #12 Student Schooling Experiences 2012 K. Tsianina Lomawaima
Michelle Hale Devolution and the Navajo Nation: Strategies for local empowerment in three Navajo communities 2012 Stephen Cornell
Duncan Johns Reconnection to Gila River Akimel O'odham history and culture through development of a user-friendly O'odham writing method 2012 Ofelia Zepeda
Pamela Balogh Lenses of indigenous feminism: Digging up the roots of Western patriarchy in "Perma Red" and "Monkey Beach" 2012 Franci Washburn
Gina Stuart-Richard Re-imagining the landscape: Persistent ideologies and indelible marks upon the land 2012 T. J. Ferguson
Kevin Fortuin American Indian high school student persistence and school leaving: A case study of American Indian student school experiences 2012 K. Tsianina Lomawaima

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