2 edition of Native Americans of North America found in the catalog.
Native Americans of North America
California State University, Northridge. Libraries.
|Statement||compiled by David Perkins and Norman Tanis.|
|Contributions||Perkins, David, 1939-, Tanis, Norman E., 1929-|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 558 p. :|
|Number of Pages||558|
A brief historical background of the people who first discovered and lived in the Americas, called American Indians or Native Americans. Many thousands of years ago, late in the Ice Age, humans journeyed across the Bering land bridge, from Asia into Alaska. Their descendants explored along the west coast of North America. The earliest settlers in North America arrived from Asia ab years ago. At this time the two continents were joined by a bridge of land. These hunter-gatherers settled in North and South America and today they are known as Native Americans. These peoples varied enormously, depending on .
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Native Americans practice some of America's most spiritually profound, historically resilient, and ethically demanding religions. Joel Martin draws his narrative from folk stories, rituals, and even landscapes to trace the development of Native American religion from ancient burial mounds, through.
April Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon lands on continental North America in Florida and makes contact with Native Americans. February. American Multicultural Publications: Cultural diversity and multicultural education books examining American customs and traditions. Publications include a 4 volume series on Native North Americans.
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Native Peoples of North America is intended to be an introductory text about the Native peoples of North America (primarily the United States and Canada) presented from an anthropological perspective. As such, the text is organized around anthropological concepts such as language, kinship, marriage and family life, /5(7).
This unique book provides a complete study of the exquisite Native American basketry from the San Francisco Bay Area and the Monterey Bay region north to Sonoma, Napa, and Mendocino and eastward across the Sacramento Valley to the crest of. Colin Calloway is Professor of Native American Studies at Dartmouth.
He has written 15 books, and edited a further two, about early Native American history. His work has earned a Pulitzer Prize nomination and the best book award from the Organisation of American Historians.
In Calloway won the American Indian History Lifetime Achievement Award. To search the database for articles about Native Americans of North America, type in Native people on the ethnic group line, and United States, or North America in the geographic location line.
Then type in your keywords, on the keyword line and press enter to carry out the search. Abstracts in Anthropology(Present).
In the United States, Native Americans also known as American Indians or just simply Indians are considered to be people whose pre-Columbian ancestors were indigenous to the lands within the nation's modern boundaries.From the earliest traces of first arrivals to the present, Native Americans represent a diverse and colorful array of cultures.
Covering Central America, the United States, and Canada, and topics as diverse as archaeological discoveries from thousands of years ago and accounts of reservation life today, this study draws on traditional records as well as oral histories and biographical sketches Reviews: 1.The Bureau of American Ethnology, The American Indian Historical Society, The American Museum of Natural History, and the Heye Foundation have published many useful works on Native Americans.
For some general works see A. L. Kroeber, Cultural and Natural Areas of Native North America (, repr. ); R. F. Spencer et al.