Research & Publications

Research and Publications

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

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

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
Leo Killsback The Chief’s Prophecy: The Destruction of ‘Original’ Cheyenne Leadership during ‘The Critical Era’ (1876-1935) 2010 Luci Tapahonso
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
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
Roland Marmon Last Card Played: A History of the Turtle Mountain Chippewa and the Ten Cent Treaty of 1892 2009 Franci Washburn
Christine Birong-Smith The Influence of Police Brutality on the American Indian Movement's Establishment in Minneapolis, 1968-1969 2009 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
Ferlin Clark In becoming Sa'ah Naaghai Bik'eh Hozhoon: The historical challenges and triumphs of Dine College 2009 Manley Begay
Louellyn White Free to be Kanien'kehaka: A case study of educational self-determination at the Akwesasne Freedom School 2009 K. Tsianina Lomawaima
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
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
Julie Hailer American Indian Youth Involvement in Urban Street Gangs: Invisible No More? 2008 Nancy Parezo
Sharon Milholland Native voices and native values in sacred landscapes management: Bridging the indigenous values gap on public lands through co-management policy 2008 Rob Williams
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
Colin Ben Navajo Song and Dance: A Form of Cultural Preservation 2007 Luci Tapahonso


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