Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “American Indian Tribal Governments” as Want to Read:
American Indian Tribal Governments
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

American Indian Tribal Governments

3.85  ·  Rating Details ·  13 Ratings  ·  1 Review
This book describes the struggle of Indian tribes and their governments to achieve freedom and self-determination despite repeated attempts by foreign governments to dominate, exterminate, or assimilate them. Drawing on the disciplines of political science, history, law, and anthropology and written in a direct, readable style, American Indian Tribal Governments is a compr ...more
Paperback, 368 pages
Published September 15th 1993 by University of Oklahoma Press (first published November 1st 1989)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about American Indian Tribal Governments, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about American Indian Tribal Governments

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Michelle Boyer
An overview that briefly gives some history and examples about American Indian tribal governments, but as a whole I would look at this as only an overview. It would be good for those interested in getting some background before examining specific tribes in more depth. There is just simply too much to put in 300 pages. In fact, one tribe alone probably needs more than 300 pages to adequately discuss their tribal government's history.

But... a good overview.
Sophie
Sophie rated it it was amazing
May 04, 2007
Rania
Rania rated it it was amazing
Nov 02, 2014
Warren
Warren rated it really liked it
Aug 25, 2008
Mandee
Mandee rated it really liked it
Nov 25, 2012
Sean
Sean rated it really liked it
Apr 02, 2012
Thomas
Thomas rated it liked it
Feb 11, 2016
Kat Kabiç
Kat Kabiç rated it it was amazing
Apr 29, 2013
Michaelpatrick Keena
Michaelpatrick Keena rated it really liked it
Apr 12, 2008
Emily
Emily rated it really liked it
Sep 04, 2007
Michael
Michael rated it did not like it
Dec 18, 2008
Lisa Lone fight
Lisa Lone fight rated it it was amazing
Jul 29, 2014
Samantha
Samantha rated it liked it
Mar 02, 2015
Sophie
Sophie marked it as to-read
Apr 04, 2010
Rebecca Radnor
Rebecca Radnor marked it as to-read
Aug 16, 2011
Messiah Rhodes
Messiah Rhodes is currently reading it
May 10, 2013
Nina Garcia
Nina Garcia marked it as to-read
May 01, 2014
Rebecca
Rebecca marked it as to-read
Sep 29, 2014
Kevin Zoller
Kevin Zoller marked it as to-read
Aug 23, 2015
Laura
Laura marked it as to-read
Oct 04, 2015
Janet
Janet marked it as to-read
Nov 07, 2015
Sapphire Ng
Sapphire Ng marked it as to-read
Oct 29, 2016
Codi
Codi marked it as to-read
Nov 30, 2016
Celena
Celena marked it as to-read
Dec 26, 2016
Augie McGinnity-wake
Augie McGinnity-wake marked it as to-read
Jan 30, 2017
Mairead
Mairead marked it as to-read
Feb 17, 2017
Julia
Julia marked it as to-read
Mar 24, 2017
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book