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Title Do all Indians live in tipis? : questions and answers from the National Museum of the American Indian / Smithsonian books in association with the National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, [2018]
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 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 970.00497 DOA    Coming Soon
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 970.00497 DOA    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 970.00497 DOA    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction.
Edition Second edition.
Description xvi, 256 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-240) and index.
Contents Identity -- Origins and histories -- Popular myths -- Clothing, housing, food, and health -- Ceremony and ritual -- Sovereignty -- Animals and land -- Language and education -- Love and marriage -- Art, music, dance, and sports.
Summary "Debunking common myths and providing information about everything from katsina dolls to casinos and Pocahontas to powwows, Native staff members at the National Museum of the American Indian have handled a wide array of questions over the years. This book presents nearly 100 of their answers. This accessible and informative book counters deeply embedded stereotypes while providing a lively introduction to diverse Native histories and contemporary cultures "-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Indians of North America -- Study and teaching.
Stereotypes (Social psychology) -- North America.
Questions and answers.
Public opinion -- North America.
Indians in popular culture -- North America.
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs.
Indians of North America -- Public opinion.
Indians of North America -- Study and teaching.
Indians of North America -- Public opinion.
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs.
Indians in popular culture -- North America.
Public opinion -- North America.
Questions and answers.
Stereotypes (Social psychology) -- North America.
Added Author National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.), issuing body.
ISBN 9781588346193 (ebk)
1588346196 (paperback) $14.95
9781588346193 (paperback)

 
    
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