Buying America From The Indians

Author: Blake A. Watson
ISBN: 9780806142449
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Johnson v. McIntosh and its impact offers a comprehensive historical and legal overview of Native land rights since the European discovery of the New World. Watson sets the case in rich historical context.

Conquest By Law

Author: Lindsay G. Robertson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199881995
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This is a gripping tale of political collusion, detailing how a spurious claim gave rise to a doctrine--intended to be of limited application--which itself gave rise to a massive displacement of persons and the creation of a law that ...

How The Indians Lost Their Land

Author: Stuart BANNER
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674020537
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How did Indians actually lose their land? Stuart Banner argues that neither simple coercion nor simple consent reflects the complicated legal history of land transfers.

Native America Discovered And Conquered

Author: Robert J. Miller
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780275990114
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This extraordinary work traces the role of the Discovery Doctrine in Lewis & Clark's expedition (authorized by Thomas Jefferson) to secure the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest for the United States of America, which was vying with European ...

American Indian Sovereignty And The U S Supreme Court

Author: David E. Wilkins
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 9780292791091
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Himself a Lumbee Indian and political scientist, David E. Wilkins charts the "fall in our democratic faith" through fifteen landmark cases in which the Supreme Court significantly curtailed Indian rights.

Weaving Alliances With Other Women

Author: Daniel H. Usner
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820348481
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Tim Alan Garrison, The Legal Ideology of Removal: The Southern Judiciary and
the Sovereignty of Native American Nations (Athens: University of Georgia Press,
2002), 87–102; N. Bruce Duthu, American Indians and the Law (New York: Viking
Penguin, 2008), 69–75. For the most comprehensive study of Johnson v.
McIntosh, see Blake A. Watson, Buying America from the Indians: Johnson v.
McIntosh and the History of Native Land Rights (Norman: University of Oklahoma
Press, ...

Discovering Indigenous Lands

Author: Robert J. Miller
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199579814
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This book analyses how this doctrine was used to gain control over the indigenous peoples, and how this control continues to this day.

Exiled In The Land Of The Free

Author: Oren Lyons
Publisher: Clear Light Pub
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Louis Post Dispatch)An important and great book. (Library Journal) Underlying all Indian claims for our attention, and all the arguments in this fine book, is the issue of Indian sovereignty.


Author: Jesse Dukeminier
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454881992
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For more on the historical context of Johnson v. M'Intosh, see Blake Watson,
Buying America from the Indians: Johnson v. McIntosh and the History of Native
Land Rights (2012); Robert J. Miller, Native America, Discovered and Conquered
: Thomas Jefferson, Lewis & Clark, and Manifest Destiny (2006). We shall return
to the subject shortly, after considering some additional reasons to begin a study
of property with Johnson v. M'Intosh. 3. Occupancy theory and the principle of first
in ...

Viet Cong At Wounded Knee

Author: Woody Kipp
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803227606
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With candor, bitter humor, and biting insight, this book tells the story of the long and tortuous trail that led Kipp from the Blackfeet Reservation of his birth to a terrible moment of reckoning on the plains of South Dakota.