Research & Publications

Research and Publications

Cover Image of Paths of life Paths of life : American Indians of the Southwest and northern Mexico
Nancy Parezo

Within these pages are living portraits of fifteen Native American groups of Arizona and northern Mexico. The Navajos, the Western Apaches,... read more

Cover Image of They called it prairie light They called it prairie light : the story of Chilocco Indian School
K. Tsianina Lomawaima

Established in 1884 and operative for nearly a century, the Chilocco Indian School in... read more

Cover Image Promises of the past : a history of Indian education in the United States
David H. DeJong

DeJong uses the power of original documents and eyewitness accounts to educate readers about the true history of Indian education.... read more

Cover Image of Navajo sandpainting Navajo sandpainting: from religious act to commercial art
Nancy Parezo


Author Year Chair
Julie Hailer American Indian Youth Involvement in Urban Street Gangs: Invisible No More? 2008 Nancy Parezo
Anne Hendricks A Taxing Solution: New Revenue and Wealth Redistribution in Indian Country 2008 Benedict Colombi
Judith Herbster Tohono O'odham Community College Curriculum Proposal for Associate's Degree and Certificate in Museum Studies 2008 Nancy Parezo
Amy Fatzinger "Indians in the house": Revisiting American Indians in Laura Ingalls Wilder's "Little House" books 2008 Luci Tapahonso
Leah Carpenter Tracking the Land: Ojibwe Land Tenure and Acquisition at Grand Portage and Leech Lake 2008 Nancy Parezo
Billy J. Stratton Re)inscribing King Philip's War: Mary Rowlandson and the advent of the Indian captivity narrative 2008 Franci Washburn
Sheilah Nicholas Becoming "fully" Hopi: The role of the Hopi language in the contemporary lives of Hopi youth---A Hopi case study of language shift and vitality 2008 Emory Sekaquaptewa
Elaine Martina Abortion in South Dakota: The Stereotypes and The Changing Role of the Native American Woman 2008 Eileen Luna Firebaugh
Raymond Austin Navajo Courts and Navajo Common Law 2007 Rob Williams
David H. DeJong The Sword of Damocles: Pima Agriculture, Water Use and Water Rights, 1848-1921 2007 Jennie Joe
Robert Innes The Importance of Family Ties to Members of Cowessess First Nation 2007 K. Tsianina Lomawaima
Colin Ben Navajo Song and Dance: A Form of Cultural Preservation 2007 Luci Tapahonso
Kathleen Van Vlack Traditional ecological knowledge and resilience of the Southern Paiute high chief system 2007 Richard Stoffle
Virjinya Hicks Combating Neo-colonialism: A Look at the Efficacy of the Indigenous Response to the Plundering of Their Cultural and Intellectual Property 2006 Robert A. Hershey
Heather Mikolaj Creating an impact: Community contexts for the contemporary expressions of indigenous women artists 2006 Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox
Angelica Lawson Resistance and resilience in the work of four Native American authors 2006 K. Tsianina Lomawaima
Spintz Harrison Everything You Wanted to Know About American Indian Studies, But Were Afraid to Ask: Assessing Indian Studies as an Academic Discipline 2006 Franci Washburn
Marinella Lentis Navajo traditions in the works of David K. John 2006 Nancy Parezo
Alisse Ali-Christie The Choctaw Nation: A Tribal Model for Success in Higher Education 2006 Robert Martin
Lorinda Mall State vs. tribe: Implementation of the Indian Child Welfare Act in Arizona 2006 Rob Williams


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