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Title American Indian constitutional reform and the rebuilding of Native nations [electronic resource] / edited by Eric D. Lemont.
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2006.
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 Electronic Book  KF8221 .A44 2006eb    ONLINE
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 343 p.) :
Note Includes index.
Contents Remaking tribal constitutions : meeting the challenges of tradition, colonialism, and globalization / Duane Champagne -- Seasons of change : of reforms, melees, and revolutions in Indian country / David Wilkins -- The Indian Reorganization Act and indian self-government / Elmer Rusco -- Firsthand accounts : why engage in constitutional reform? -- Members only : designing citizenship requirements for Indian nations / Carole Goldberg -- My grandma, her people, our constitution / Joseph Thomas Flies-Away -- Firsthand accounts : membership and citizenship -- Constitutional rule and the effective governance of Native nations / Joseph Kalt -- Firsthand accounts : governmental institutions -- Realizing constitutional change through citizen participation / Eric Lemont -- The process of constitutional reform / Steven Haberfeld -- Firsthand accounts : maximizing citizen participation and ownership in reform processes -- Overcoming the politics of reform : the story of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma Constitution Convention / Eric Lemont -- Firsthand account : overcoming the politics of reform / Martha Berry.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Indians of North America -- Politics and government.
Related Names Lemont, Eric D. (Eric David), 1969-
Related To Print version: American Indian constitutional reform and the rebuilding of Native nations. Austin : University of Texas Press, 2006. 0292712812 9780292712812 0292713177 9780292713178 (DLC) 2005032407
ISBN 029279584X (electronic bk.)
9780292795846 (electronic bk.)
0292712812 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780292712812 (cloth : alk. paper)
0292713177 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780292713178 (pbk. : alk. paper)