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Product Description: How do we explain the persistent preoccupation with American Indians in Germany and the staggering numbers of Germans one encounters as visitors to Indian country? As H. Glenn Penny demonstrates, that preoccupation is rooted in an affinity for American Indians that has permeated German cultures for two centuries...read more

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9781469607641 | 1 edition (Univ of North Carolina Pr, August 12, 2013), cover price $47.50 | About this edition: How do we explain the persistent preoccupation with American Indians in Germany and the staggering numbers of Germans one encounters as visitors to Indian country?

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9781469626444 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: How do we explain the persistent preoccupation with American Indians in Germany and the staggering numbers of Germans one encounters as visitors to Indian country?
9780515099966, titled "Casca: The War Lord" | Reissue edition (Jove Pubns, August 1, 1991), cover price $3.99 | also contains Casca: The War Lord | About this edition: Book Three finds Casca as a soldier in the Orient.

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Product Description: Native American sports team mascots represent a contemporary problem for modern Native American people. The ideas embedded in the mascot representations, however, are as old as the ideas constructed about the Indian since contact between the peoples of Western and the Eastern hemispheres...read more

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9780739178645 | 1 edition (Lexington Books, May 16, 2013), cover price $60.00

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9781498515191 | Reprint edition (Lexington Books, March 24, 2015), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Native American sports team mascots represent a contemporary problem for modern Native American people.

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Product Description: Mediating Indianness investigates a wide range of media—including print, film, theater, ritual dance, music, recorded interviews, photography, and treaty rhetoric—that have been used in exploitative, informative, educative, sustaining, protesting, or entertaining ways to negotiate Native American identities and images...read more

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9781611861518 | Michigan State Univ Pr, February 1, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Mediating Indianness investigates a wide range of media—including print, film, theater, ritual dance, music, recorded interviews, photography, and treaty rhetoric—that have been used in exploitative, informative, educative, sustaining, protesting, or entertaining ways to negotiate Native American identities and images.

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Product Description: His face has appeared on T-shirts, postage stamps, jigsaw puzzles, posters, and an Andy Warhol print. A celebrity and a tourist attraction who attended three World's Fairs and rode in President Theodore Roosevelt's inaugural parade, he is a character in such classic westerns as Stagecoach and Broken Arrow...read more

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9780826353221 | Univ of New Mexico Pr, April 30, 2013, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: His face has appeared on T-shirts, postage stamps, jigsaw puzzles, posters, and an Andy Warhol print.

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9780826340214 | Reprint edition (Univ of New Mexico Pr, July 15, 2014), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: His face has appeared on T-shirts, postage stamps, jigsaw puzzles, posters, and an Andy Warhol print.

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Product Description: Even as their nations and cultures were being destroyed by colonial expansion across the continent, American Indians became a form of entertainment, sometimes dangerous and violent, sometimes primitive and noble. Creating a fictional wild west, entrepreneurs then exported it around the world...read more

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9781611320886 | Left Coast Pr, May 15, 2013, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Even as their nations and cultures were being destroyed by colonial expansion across the continent, American Indians became a form of entertainment, sometimes dangerous and violent, sometimes primitive and noble.

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9781611320893 | Left Coast Pr, May 15, 2013, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Even as their nations and cultures were being destroyed by colonial expansion across the continent, American Indians became a form of entertainment, sometimes dangerous and violent, sometimes primitive and noble.

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Product Description: When he was out playing Indian, enacting Hollywood-inspired scenarios, it never occurred to the child Roger Welsch that the little girl sitting next to him in school was Indian. A lifetime of learning later, Welsch’s enthusiasm is undimmed, if somewhat more enlightened...read more

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9780803225329 | Bison Books, December 1, 2012, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: When he was out playing Indian, enacting Hollywood-inspired scenarios, it never occurred to the child Roger Welsch that the little girl sitting next to him in school was Indian.

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Product Description: "I had a profoundly well-educated Princetonian ask me, 'Where is your tomahawk?' I had a beautiful woman approach me in the college gymnasium and exclaim, 'You have the most beautiful red skin.' I took a friend to see Dances with Wolves and was told, 'Your people have a beautiful culture...read more

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9780873518611 | Borealis Books, May 1, 2012, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: "I had a profoundly well-educated Princetonian ask me, 'Where is your tomahawk?

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Product Description: Mention “American Indian,” and the first image that comes to most people’s minds is likely to be a figment of the American mass media: A war-bonneted chief. The Land O’ Lakes maiden. Most American Indians in the twenty-first century live in urban areas, so why do the mass media still rely on Indian imagery stuck in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries? How can more accurate views of contemporary Indian cultures replace such stereotypes? These and similar questions ground the essays collected in American Indians and the Mass Media, which explores Native experience and the mainstream media’s impact on American Indian histories, cultures, and communities...read more
By John P. Sanchez (editor)

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9780806142340 | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, April 6, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Mention “American Indian,” and the first image that comes to most people’s minds is likely to be a figment of the American mass media: A war-bonneted chief.

By Philip J. Deloria (other contributor)

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9780803226326 | Univ of Nebraska Pr, January 1, 2012, cover price $35.00

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Product Description: In the face of huge challenges, despite crushing social conditions, Indian people have survived. Racism in Indian Country exposes, for the first time, the degrading and inhuman treatment Indian people have had – and continue – to endure...read more

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9781433103933 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, March 1, 2009, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: In the face of huge challenges, despite crushing social conditions, Indian people have survived.

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Product Description: Each title explores a specific issue by placing fourteen to sixteen carefully edited, accessible articles from a wide range of sources in a unique pro/con format, while useful charts, graphs, color photos, and cartoons illustrate each article...read more
By Noel Merino (editor)

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9780737739770 | Greenhaven Pr, June 6, 2008, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Each title explores a specific issue by placing fourteen to sixteen carefully edited, accessible articles from a wide range of sources in a unique pro/con format, while useful charts, graphs, color photos, and cartoons illustrate each article.

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Product Description: This work takes an in-depth look at the world of comic books through the eyes of a Native American reader and offers frank commentary on the medium's cultural representation of the Native American people. It addresses a range of portrayals, from the bloodthirsty barbarians and noble savages of dime novels, to formulaic secondary characters and sidekicks, and, occasionally, protagonists sans paternal white hero, examining how and why Native Americans have been consistently marginalized and misrepresented in comics...read more

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9780786435654 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, June 9, 2008, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This work takes an in-depth look at the world of comic books through the eyes of a Native American reader and offers frank commentary on the medium's cultural representation of the Native American people.

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Product Description: Going Native or Going Naïve? is a critical analysis of an esoteric-Indian movement, called white shamanism. This movement, originating from the 1980's New Age boom, redefines the phenomenon of playing Indian. For white shamans and their followers, Indianness turns into a signifier for cultural cloning...read more

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9780761824954 | Univ Pr of Amer, February 1, 2003, cover price $50.99 | About this edition: Going Native or Going Naïve?

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Product Description: "I argue for a history of Native American art that is politically informed," Margaret Dubin writes, "and for a criticism of contemporary Native American fine arts that is historically founded." Integrating ethnography, discourse analysis, and social theory in a careful mapping of the Native American art world, this insightful new study explores the landscape of 'intercultural spaces' -- the physical and philosophical arenas in which art collectors, anthropologists, artists, historians, curators, and critics struggle to control the movement and meaning of art objects created by Native Americans...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780826321749 | Univ of New Mexico Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: "I argue for a history of Native American art that is politically informed," Margaret Dubin writes, "and for a criticism of contemporary Native American fine arts that is historically founded.

Compares actual Indian artifacts with the portrayal of Indians in American paintings, and looks at the changing attitudes of whites towards Indians

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9780810913844 | Harry N Abrams Inc, October 1, 1989, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Compares actual Indian artifacts with the portrayal of Indians in American paintings, and looks at the changing attitudes of whites towards Indians

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