Lakota Society

Author: James R. Walker
Editor: U of Nebraska Press
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Explains the structure of Oglala Sioux society, describes their hunting, warfare, ceremonies, and art, and examines their conception of time and history
Lakota Society
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: James R. Walker
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

Explains the structure of Oglala Sioux society, describes their hunting, warfare, ceremonies, and art, and examines their conception of time and history
The Lakota Ghost Dance Of 1890
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Rani-Henrik Andersson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

A broad range of perspectives from Natives and non-Natives makes this book the most complete account and analysis of the Lakota ghost dance ever published. A revitalization movement that swept across Native communities of the West in the late 1880s, the ghost dance took firm hold among the Lakotas, perplexed
Lakota America
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Pekka Hämäläinen
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-22 - Publisher: Yale University Press

The first comprehensive history of the Lakota Indians and their profound role in shaping America’s history This first complete account of the Lakota Indians traces their rich and often surprising history from the early sixteenth to the early twenty†‘first century. Pekka Hämäläinen explores the Lakotas’ roots as marginal hunter†‘gatherers and
The History of the Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation, Montana, 1800-2000
Language: en
Pages: 532
Authors: David Reed Miller, Joseph R. Mcgeshick, Dennis J. Smith, James Shanley
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Montana Historical Society

The first comprehensive history of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation, commissioned by the tribes themselves, The History of the Fort Peck Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes, 1800–2000 is an authoritative scholarly exploration of the struggles and triumphs of the Native Americans who were relegated by the federal government to a small
Converting the Rosebud
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Harvey Markowitz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-08 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

When Andrew Jackson’s removal policy failed to solve the “Indian problem,” the federal government turned to religion for assistance. Nineteenth-century Catholic and Protestant reformers eagerly founded reservation missions and boarding schools, hoping to “civilize and Christianize” their supposedly savage charges. In telling the story of the Saint Francis Indian Mission