Research & Publications

Research and Publications

2006
Cover Image of Elsie's Business Elsie's Business
2006
Franci Washburn

Elsie Roberts has been dead a year when the narrator arrives in the town where she was bludgeoned to death in January 1969. The daughter of... read more

Cover Image of To Remain an Indian To Remain an Indian: Lessons in Democracy from a Century of Native American Education
2006
K. Tsianina Lomawaima

What might we learn from Native experiences with schools to help us forge a new vision of the democratic ideal - a critical democracy that... read more

Cover Image of History is in the land History is in the land : multivocal tribal traditions in Arizona's San Pedro Valley
2006
T. J. Ferguson

Arizona’s San Pedro Valley is a natural corridor through which generations of native peoples have traveled for more than 12,000 years, and... read more

2005
Cover Image of Serving Native American Students Serving Native American Students: New Directions for Student Services
2005
Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox

The increasing Native American enrollment at campuses across the United States is something... read more

Cover Image of The Great Confusion in Indian Affairs The Great Confusion in Indian Affairs: Native Americans and Whites in the Progressive Era
2005
Tom Holm

The United States government thought it could make Indians "vanish." After the Indian Wars ended in the 1880s, the government gave... read more

2003
Cover Image of American Indians in U.S. history American Indians in U.S. history
2003
Roger L. Nichols

Nichols gracefully summarizes the last 2,000 years of American Indian life in fewer than 300 pages by concentrating on Indian-European... read more

2002
Cover Image of Urban Voices Urban Voices: The Bay Area American Indian Community
2002
Susan Lobo

This album of essays, photographs, stories, and art chronicles some of the people and events that have played--and continue to play--a role... read more

Cover Image of Native American Studies in Higher Education Native American Studies in Higher Education: Models for Collaboration between Universities and Indigenous Nations
2002
Jay Stauss
Cover Image of The Jamestown S'Klallam story The Jamestown S'Klallam story : rebuilding a Northwest coast Indian tribe
2002
Jay Stauss

Through a blend of historical and contemporary documents, interviews, storytelling, photographs, and illustrations, this is the story of the... read more

2001
Cover Image Through the eye of the needle : a Māori elder remembers
2001
Mary Katharine Duffié
This is a unique ethnography that follows in the tradition of the highly successful book... read more
Cover Image Southwestern Indian Weaving
2001
Mark Bahti

Discover Southwestern Indian weaving traditions. This book covers it all-traditional rugs, basketry, and clothing. Learn how sheep have been... read more

Cover Image American Indians and the Urban Experience
2001
Susan Lobo

Modern American Indian life is urban, rural, and everything in-between. Lobo and Peters have compiled an unprecedented collection of... read more

Cover Image of Uneven Ground Uneven Ground: American Indian Sovereignty and Federal Law
2001
K. Tsianina Lomawaima

The political rights and sovereign status of American Indian nations has variously been respected, ignored, terminated, and unilaterally... read more

2000
Cover Image A Guide to Navajo Sandpaintings
2000
Mark Bahti
A Guide to Navajo Sandpaintings provides the best introduction to the religious... read more
Cover Image of Away from Home Away from Home: American Indian Boarding School Experiences
2000
K. Tsianina Lomawaima

The institutional life of boarding school is a common thread running through American Indian history-a history that will not be forgotten.... read more

1999
Spirit in the Stone : a Handbook of Southwest Indian Animal Carvings and Beliefs
1999
Mark Bahti

Ideal for people who seek explanations and an understanding to the uses of fetishes, charms and amulets of Southwest Indian tribes. Complete... read more

Cover Image of Songs of Shiprock Fair Songs of Shiprock Fair
1999
Luci Tapahonso

Grade 2-4-The oldest fair in the Navajo Nation is held annually in Shiprock, NM. This story follows young Nezbah through the event, from the... read more

1997
Cover Image Linking arms together : American Indian treaty visions of law and peace, 1600-1800
1997
Rob Williams

This readable yet sophisticated survey of treaty-making between Native and European Americans before 1800, recovers a deeper understanding... read more

Cover Image of Blue horses rush in Blue horses rush in : poems and stories
1997
Luci Tapahonso

Tapahonso (A Breeze Swept Through, West End, 1987) presents a poignant collection of stories and poems celebrating the joys and sorrows of... read more

1996
Cover Image of Strong Hearts, Wounded Souls Strong Hearts, Wounded Souls: Native American Veterans of the Vietnam War
1996
Tom Holm

In his first work on Vietnam, Holm, a soldier in the war, provides an overview of one kind of... read more

Pages

Author Year Chair
Pamela Balogh Lenses of Indigenous Feminism: Digging Up the Roots of Western Patriarchy in Perma Red and Monkey Beach 2012 Franci Washburn
Reuben Naranjo Jr. Hua A'aga: Basket Stories from the Field, the Tohono O'odham Community of A:L Pi'ichkin (Pitiquito), Sonora Mexico 2011 K. Tsianina Lomawaima
Edward Welch Distinctly Oscar Howe: Life, Art, Stories 2011 Larry Evers
Estefanita Calabaza Through Pueblo oral tradition and personal narrative: Following the Santo Domingan 'Good Path' 2011 Sheilah Nicholas
Paul Barbone “We Were Recruited from The Warriors of Many Famous Nations,” Cultural Preservation: U. S. Army Western Apache Scouts, 1871-1947 2010 Roger L. Nichols
Leo Killsback The Chief’s Prophecy: The Destruction of ‘Original’ Cheyenne Leadership during ‘The Critical Era’ (1876-1935) 2010 Luci Tapahonso
Dina Barajas The Marginalization of Zitkala-Sa and Wendy Rose 2010 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Jessica Metcalfe Native Designers of High Fashion: Expressing Identity, Creativity, and Tradition in Contemporary Customary Clothing Design 2010 Nancy Parezo
Michael Lerma Guided by the mountains: Exploring the efficacy of traditional and contemporary Dine governance 2010 Manley Begay
Mikhelle Lynn Ross-Mulkey Locating Resiliency & Survivance in the Cherokee Phoenix 2010 Eileen Luna Firebaugh
Sherrie Stewart Collage of Color in Silko’s Storyteller 2010 Larry Evers
Christina Weinzettle Proving the Applicability of the Theory of Regulation and the Economic Theory of Regulatory Constraint to American Indian Studies (AIS): A Case Study in Federal Indian Law and Policy 2010 Eileen Luna Firebaugh
Martina Dawley Indian Boarding School Tattoos Among Female American Indian Students (1960s-1970s): Phoenix Indian School, Santa Rosa Boarding School, Fort Wingate Boarding School 2009 K. Tsianina Lomawaima
Caroline "Charlie" Williams Their Way of Life: A Case Study of Leadership at Denali River Cabins & Kantishna Roadhouse 2009 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Roland Marmon Last Card Played: A History of the Turtle Mountain Chippewa and the Ten Cent Treaty of 1892 2009 Franci Washburn
Ferlin Clark In becoming Sa'ah Naaghai Bik'eh Hozhoon: The historical challenges and triumphs of Dine College 2009 Manley Begay
Jesse Johnson Wakpa Waste Na Lakhotiyapi/ Good River and Lakhota Language: Immersion Works Best for the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe 2009 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Louellyn White Free to be Kanien'kehaka: A case study of educational self-determination at the Akwesasne Freedom School 2009 K. Tsianina Lomawaima
Christine Birong-Smith The Influence of Police Brutality on the American Indian Movement's Establishment in Minneapolis, 1968-1969 2009 Eileen Luna Firebaugh
Billy J. Stratton Re)inscribing King Philip's War: Mary Rowlandson and the advent of the Indian captivity narrative 2008 Franci Washburn

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