Planting Tail Feathers: Tribal Survival And Public Law 280 (Contemporary American Indian Issues No. 6)
- Publish Date: 1997-02-01
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Carole Goldberg-Ambrose
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Nonfiction. Native American Studies. PLANTING TAIL FEATHERS recounts the passage in 1953 of the federal statute commonly known as Public Law 280. Public Law 280 brought hardship to the affected reservations in the form of state jurisdiction and a withdrawal of federal services. The goal of the book is to present some of the ideas and legal understanding needed to rebuild tribal governments, economies, and peoples following the implementation Public Law 280.
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