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Manifest Manners: Narratives on Postindian Survivance

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Gerald Vizenor counters the cultural notions of dominance, false representations, and simulations of absence, and, by documents, experience, and theories, secures a narrative presence of Native Americans.
Paperback, 191 pages
Published December 1st 1999 by University of Nebraska Press (first published November 1st 1993)
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5 stars for the massive amount of insight, information & sources used, 3 stars for the style of arguing.
I read Heidegger's Being and Time; I felt Vizenor's theoretical language and arguing is far more difficult to grasp than his and I wonder if Vizenor makes things more obscure than they are by his way of writing. Complexity does not have to equal a lack in transparency....
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