Mardigian Library
Ask a QuestionMy Library Account
Search Library Catalog - Books, DVDs & More
Limit to available
More Searches
   
Limit results to available items
Find more results:
Search MelCat
More Information
  
Shreve, Bradley Glenn, 1970-
Red power rising : the National Indian Youth Council and the origins of Native activism / Bradley G. Shreve ; foreword by Shirley Hill Witt
Alternate Title National Indian Youth Council and the origins of Native activism
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, c2011
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  E98.T77 S49 2011    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Indians of North America -- Politics and government -- 20th century
Power (Social sciences) -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Indians of North America -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Subject National Indian Youth Council -- History -- 20th century
Subject(s) Indian activists -- Southwest, New -- History -- 20th century
Indian youth -- Political activity -- Southwest, New -- History -- 20th century
Indian students -- Political activity -- Southwest, New -- History -- 20th century
Student movements -- Southwest, New -- History -- 20th century
Decolonization -- History -- 20th century
Physical Description xviii, 275 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-260) and index
Contents "Freedom for our people" : foundations of a movement -- "We are born at a time when the Indian people need us" : the Regional Indian Youth Council -- "Nationalism is a journey, a journey from fear into hope" : the Workshop on American Indian Affairs -- "We believe in a future with high principles derived from the values and beliefs of our ancestors" : the founding of the National Indian Youth Council -- "The time comes when we must take action!" : the fish-in campaign and the rise of intertribal direct action -- "We cannot be afraid of power; we must use it" : the growth of Red power militancy -- "Slug them in the mouth or shoot them" : reform, revolt, and reorganization in the NIYC -- "The National Indian Youth Council is a process, not an event" : continuity and transformation in the 1970s and beyond
Series New directions in Native American studies ; v. 5

Mardigian Library, 4901 Evergreen Rd.
Dearborn, MI 48128-1491 313-593-5400 fax 313-593-5561
ask-a-question@umd.umich.edu
The Regents of the University of Michigan | Non-Discrimination Policy
Copyright © The University of Michigan - Dearborn • 4901 Evergreen Road • Dearborn, Michigan 48128 • 313-593-5000
The University of Michigan - Ann Arbor | The University of Michigan - Flint | SITEMAP | DIRECTORY | CONTACT