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Power from powerlessness : tribal governments, institutional niches, and American federalism / Laura E. Evans.

Author/Creator:
Evans, Laura E. (Laura Elizabeth), 1972-
Publication:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 241 p. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
Indians of North America -- Politics and government.
Tribal government -- United States.
Indians of North America -- Government relations.
Intergovernmental cooperations -- United States.
Federal government -- United States.
Contents:
American Indian tribal governments fight for change inside institutions
The historical evolution of American Indian political strategies and background
Quiet, yet ever-constant advocacy : how American Indian tribal governments have confronted and changed federal Indian policy
Expertise-centered behaviors : how knowledge changes organizations and how to know when it's there
Expertise and "soft" disempowerment : race, land and local power in American Indian politics
Channels of access, frames for persuasion : the influence of tribal governments in state politics
Forging the future.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780199742745 (acid-free paper)
019974274X (acid-free paper)
OCLC:
650019295