Ruling Pine Ridge : Oglala Lakota Politics from the IRA to Wounded Knee

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  • Copyright: 2009-04-15
  • Publisher: Texas Tech Univ Pr

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Table of Contents

List of Illustrationsp. xi
List of Tablesp. xiii
Forewordp. xv
Acknowledgmentsp. xxi
A Note on Terminologyp. xxv
A Note on Methodology and Sourcesp. xxvii
Introduction: Hopscotching the Pastp. 3
Indirect Colonialism: The Indian Reorganization Actp. 19
"Any Reasonable Request ...": Office of Indian Affairs Political Power During the Early Oglala Sioux Tribal Council Erap. 42
"Detrimental For The Best Interests Of The Sioux People": The First Ten Years of the Oglala Sioux Tribal Councilp. 77
The Next Wilson: The Transition from Gerald One Feather to Dick Wilsonp. 113
Full Force Gale: Oglala Politics and the American Indian Movementp. 139
"That Great Symbolic Act": The Siege of Wounded Knee as a Grassroots Political Protestp. 164
Conclusion: Connecting the Pastp. 189
Preambles of the Constitution of the Oglala Sioux Tribe, 1921 and 1936p. 217
Members of the Oglala Sioux Tribal Council, 1936p. 218
Members of the Oglala Sioux Tribal Council, April 1972p. 219
Presidents of the Oglala Sioux Tribe, 1936-2006p. 220
Notesp. 221
Bibliographyp. 259
Indexp. 267
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