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Selling the Indian : commercializing & appropriating American Indian cultures / edited by Carter Jones Meyer, Diana Royer.

Contributor(s): Meyer, Carter Jones, 1957- | Royer, Diana, 1959-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Tucson : University of Arizona Press, c2001Description: xix, 279 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0816521476 (cloth : acid-free paper); 9780816521470 (cloth : acid-free paper); 0816521484 (paper : acid-free paper); 9780816521487 (paper : acid-free paper).Subject(s): Indians of North America -- Public opinion | Indians in popular culture -- United States | Indians in literature | Stereotypes (Social psychology) -- United States | Public opinion -- United States | United States -- Civilization -- Indian influences | United States -- Cultural policyAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Selling the Indian.DDC classification: 305.897/073 LOC classification: E98.P99 | S45 2001
Contents:
The "shy" Cocopa go to the fair / Nancy J. Parezo and John W. Troutman -- Command performances : staging Native Americans at Tillicum Village / Katie N. Johnson and Tamara Underiner -- Savage desires : the gendered construction of the American Indian in popular media / S. Elizabeth Bird -- "Beyond feathers and beads" : interlocking narratives in the music and dance of Tokeya Inajin (Kevin Locke) / Pauline Tuttle -- "The idea of help" : White women reformers and the commercialization of Native American women's arts / Erik Trump -- Saving the Pueblos : commercialism and Indian reform in the 1920s / Carter Jones Meyer -- Marketing traditions : Cherokee basketry and tourist economies / Sarah H. Hill -- Crafts, tourism, and traditional life in Chiapas, Mexico : a tale related by a pillowcase / Chris Goertzen.
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E98.P95 B7 1971 Modern Indian psychology E98 .P99 B47 1979 The white man's Indian : E98 .P99 S34 1998 The insistence of the Indian : E98 .P99 S45 2001 Selling the Indian : E98.R3 C66 Spirits of the sacred mountains : E98.R3 L3 1975 The peyote cult / E98.R3 M3 1971 Peyote

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The "shy" Cocopa go to the fair / Nancy J. Parezo and John W. Troutman -- Command performances : staging Native Americans at Tillicum Village / Katie N. Johnson and Tamara Underiner -- Savage desires : the gendered construction of the American Indian in popular media / S. Elizabeth Bird -- "Beyond feathers and beads" : interlocking narratives in the music and dance of Tokeya Inajin (Kevin Locke) / Pauline Tuttle -- "The idea of help" : White women reformers and the commercialization of Native American women's arts / Erik Trump -- Saving the Pueblos : commercialism and Indian reform in the 1920s / Carter Jones Meyer -- Marketing traditions : Cherokee basketry and tourist economies / Sarah H. Hill -- Crafts, tourism, and traditional life in Chiapas, Mexico : a tale related by a pillowcase / Chris Goertzen.

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Carter Jones Meyer is Associate Professor of History and Convener of the American Studies Program at Ramapo College of New Jersey. Diana Royer is Associate Professor of English at Miami University.

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