Native America and the Question of Genocide.
By: Alvarez, Alex.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Studies in Genocide: Religion, History, and Human Rights: Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2014Description: 1 online resource (223 p.).ISBN: 9781442225824.Subject(s): Genocide -- United States -- History | Indians of North America -- Social conditions | Indians of North America -- Violence against | Indians, Treatment of -- North America -- History | United States -- Politics and government | United States -- Race relations | United States -- Social policyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Native America and the Question of GenocideDDC classification: 973.04/97 | 973.0497 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Beginnings; 2 Genocide; 3 Destructive Beliefs; 4 Disease; 5 Wars and Massacres; 6 Exiles in Their Own Land; 7 Education for Assimilation; 8 What's in a Name?; Notes; Index; About the Author
This provocative book asks whether or not the Native Populations of North America experienced genocide. Drawing on examples such as the Sand Creek Massacre and the Long Walk of the Navajo, the author shows the diversity of Native American experiences post-contact and uncovers the complex realities of this difficult period in the American history.
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