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The Resource Broken landscape : Indians, Indian tribes, and the constitution, Frank Pommersheim, (electronic resource)

Broken landscape : Indians, Indian tribes, and the constitution, Frank Pommersheim, (electronic resource)

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Broken landscape : Indians, Indian tribes, and the constitution
Title
Broken landscape
Title remainder
Indians, Indian tribes, and the constitution
Statement of responsibility
Frank Pommersheim
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Broken Landscape is a sweeping chronicle of the ways that Indian tribal sovereignty is recognized within the Constitution and as it has been interpreted and misinterpreted through legal analysis and practice over the intervening decades. Built on a history of war and usurpation of land, the relationship between Indian tribes and the United States government was formally inscribed within federal structure--a structure not mirrored in the traditions of tribal governance. Although the Constitution recognized the sovereignty of Indian nations, it did not safeguard tribes against the tides of natio
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pommersheim, Frank
Dewey number
342.7308/72
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Indians of North America
  • Constitutional history
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Tribal government
  • Sovereignty
Label
Broken landscape : Indians, Indian tribes, and the constitution, Frank Pommersheim, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-405) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: a new challenge to old assumptions -- Early contact: from colonial encounters to the Articles of Confederation -- Second opportunity: the structure and architecture of the constitution -- The Marshall trilogy: foundational but not fully constitutional? -- Lone Wolf v. Hitchcock: the birth of plenary power, incorporation, and an extraconstitutional regime -- Elk v. Wilkins: exclusion, inclusion, and the ambiguities of citizenship -- Indians and the First Amendment: the illusion of religious freedom? -- Indian law jurisprudence in the modern era: a common law approach without constitutional principle -- International law perspective: a new model of Indigenous nation sovereignty? -- Conclusion: imagination, translation, and constitutional convergence
Control code
ocn463310112
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 414 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199706594
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)463310112
Label
Broken landscape : Indians, Indian tribes, and the constitution, Frank Pommersheim, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-405) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: a new challenge to old assumptions -- Early contact: from colonial encounters to the Articles of Confederation -- Second opportunity: the structure and architecture of the constitution -- The Marshall trilogy: foundational but not fully constitutional? -- Lone Wolf v. Hitchcock: the birth of plenary power, incorporation, and an extraconstitutional regime -- Elk v. Wilkins: exclusion, inclusion, and the ambiguities of citizenship -- Indians and the First Amendment: the illusion of religious freedom? -- Indian law jurisprudence in the modern era: a common law approach without constitutional principle -- International law perspective: a new model of Indigenous nation sovereignty? -- Conclusion: imagination, translation, and constitutional convergence
Control code
ocn463310112
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 414 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199706594
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)463310112

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