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  • Queer Indigenous Studies

    Queer Indigenous Studies

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816529070

    "This book is an imagining." So begins this collection examining critical, Indigenous-centered approaches to understanding gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, and Two-Spirit (GLBTQ2) lives and communities and the creative implications of que…

  • NAVAJO WEAVING IN THE LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY

    NAVAJO WEAVING IN THE LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816524129

    According to the Navajos, the holy people Spider Man and Spider Woman first brought the tools for weaving to the People. Over the centuries Navajo artists have used those tools to weave a web of beauty a rich tradition that continues to the present…

  • Musui's Story

    Musui's Story
    av Katsu Kokichi

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816512560

    A series of picaresque adventures set against the backdrop of a Japan still closed off from the rest of the world, Musui's Story recounts the escapades of samurai Katsu Kokichi. As it depicts Katsu stealing, brawling, indulging in the pleasure quart…

  • Mapping Indigenous Presence

    Mapping Indigenous Presence

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816531523

    Despite centuries of colonization, many Indigenous peoples' cultures remain distinct in their ancestral territories, even in today's globalized world. Yet they exist often within countries that hardly recognize their existence. Struggles for politic…

  • Arab/American

    Arab/American
    av Gary Paul Nabhan

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816526598

    The landscapes, cultures, and cuisines of deserts in the Middle East and North America have commonalities that have seldom been explored by scientists, nd have hardly been celebrated by society at large. Sonoran Desert ecologist Gary Nabhan grew up…

  • Voices from the Ancestors

    Voices from the Ancestors

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816539567

    Voices from the Ancestors brings together the reflective writings and spiritual practices of Xicanx, Latinx, and Afro-Latinx womxn and male allies in the United States who seek to heal from the historical traumas of colonization by returning to ance…

  • Tourism Geopolitics

    Tourism Geopolitics

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816539307

    By the start of the century, nearly one billion international travelers were circulating the globe annually, placing tourism among the worlds' most ubiquitous geopolitical encounters. While the COVID-19 pandemic brought the industry to a sudden halt…

  • Renewing the World

    Renewing the World
    av Howard L. Harrod

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816513123

    A valuable resource for anthropologists, ethnohistorians, and western historians who wish to better understand ritual life in the Plains region. Western Historical Quarterly ""Harrod's discussion of kinship and reciprocity in Northwest Plains cosmol…

  • The Desert Smells Like Rain

    The Desert Smells Like Rain
    av Gary Paul Nabhan

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816522491

    Longtime residents of the Sonoran Desert, the Tohono O'odham people have spent centuries living off the land a land that most modern citizens of southern Arizona consider totally inhospitable. Ethnobotanist Gary Nabhan has lived with the Tohono O'od…

  • The Nature of Desert Nature

    The Nature of Desert Nature

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816540280

    In this refreshing collection, one of our best writers on desert places, Gary Paul Nabhan, challenges traditional notions of the desert. Beautiful, reflective, and at times humorous, Nabhan's extended essay also called "The Nature of Desert Nature"…

  • Ethnobiology for the Future

    Ethnobiology for the Future

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816532742

    Ethnobiology holds a special place in the hearts and minds of many because of its dedication to celebrating the knowledge and values of some of the most distinctive cultural practices in some of the most distinctive places on Earth. Yet we live in a…

  • The Archaeology of Kinship

    The Archaeology of Kinship
    av Bradley E. Ensor

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816530540

    Archaeology has been subjected to a wide range of misunderstandings of kinship theory and many of its central concepts. Demonstrating that kinship is the foundation for past societies' social organisation, particularly in non-state societies, Bradle…

  • Angeleno Days

    Angeleno Days
    av Gregory Orfalea

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816527731

    Though he has spent half of his life elsewhere, Gregory Orfalea has remained obsessed with Los Angeles. That brutal, beautiful city along the Pacific sea shaped him and led to a series of essays originally published in the Los Angeles Times Magazine…

  • Critical Indigenous Studies

    Critical Indigenous Studies

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816532735

    With increasing speed, the emerging discipline of Critical Indigenous Studies is expanding and demarcating its territory from Indigenous studies through the work of a new generation of Indigenous scholars. Critical Indigenous Studies makes an import…

  • Revitalization Lexicography

    Revitalization Lexicography
    av Patricia Anderson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816539598

    In a linguistic climate that is hyperaware of so-called language death, dictionaries have been touted as stalwarts for language preservation. When wielded by communities undertaking language revitalization, dictionaries can be designed to facilitate…

  • Gathering the Desert

    Gathering the Desert
    av Gary Paul Nabhan

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816510146

  • Adobe and Rammed Earth Buildings

    Adobe and Rammed Earth Buildings
    av Paul Graham McHenry

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816511242

    Earth is the oldest and most widely used building material in the world today. It's abundant, inexpensive, and energy-efficient. But if you're building with earth, simplicity of material needn't be an excuse for poor planning. Paul Graham McHenry, a…

  • History of the Lincoln County War

    History of the Lincoln County War
    av Maurice Garland Fulton

    Häftad - 1980 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816500529

    In the annals of western history, the Lincoln County War stands out as a complex and tragic event in which lives were lost, fortunes destroyed, and peaceful citizens transformed into lonely, exiled outlaws. A classic work on the era of Billy the Kid…

  • Rainhouse and Ocean

    Rainhouse and Ocean
    av Ruth Underhill

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816517749

    The Tohono O'odham of southern Arizona, formerly known as the Papago, have made a life in a place that many would consider uninhabitable. These desert people were converted to Catholicism by early Spanish missionaries, yet they retain much of their…

  • The Abstract Wild

    The Abstract Wild
    av Jack Turner

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816516995

    If anything is endangered in America it is our experience of wild nature--gross contact. There is knowledge only the wild can give us, knowledge specific to it, knowledge specific to the experience of it. These are its gifts to us. How wild is wilde…

  • Archaeology and Apprenticeship

    Archaeology and Apprenticeship

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816533626

    Apprenticeship is broadly defined as the transmission of culture through a formal or informal teacher-pupil relationship. This collection invites a wide discussion, citing case studies from all over the world and yet focuses the scholarship into a c…

  • Archaeology and Apprenticeship

    Archaeology and Apprenticeship

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816507672

    Archaeologists study a wide array of material remains to propose conclusions about non-material aspects of culture. The intricacies of these findings have increased over recent decades, but only limited attention has been paid to what the archaeolog…

  • Corpse Whale

    Corpse Whale
    av dg okpik

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816526741

    A self-proclaimed 'vessel in which stories are told from time immemorial,' poet dg nanouk okpik seamlessly melds both traditional and contemporary narrative, setting her apart from her peers. The result is a collection of poems that are steeped in t…

  • Once Upon the Permafrost

    Once Upon the Permafrost

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816541546

    Once Upon the Permafrost is a longitudinal climate ethnography about "knowing" a specific culture and the ecosystem that culture physically and spiritually depends on in the twenty-first-century context of climate change. The author, anthropologist…

  • Once Upon the Permafrost

    Once Upon the Permafrost

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816541553

    Once Upon the Permafrost is a longitudinal climate ethnography about "knowing" a specific culture and the ecosystem that culture physically and spiritually depends on in the twenty-first-century context of climate change. The author, anthropologist…

  • People of the Desert and Sea

    People of the Desert and Sea
    av Richard Stephen Felger

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816534753

    "People of the Desert and Sea is one of those books that should not have to wait a generation or two to be considered a classic. A feast for the eye as well as the mind, this ethnobotany of the Seri Indians of Sonora represents the most detailed exp…

  • People of the Desert and Sea

    People of the Desert and Sea
    av Richard Stephen Felger

    Inbunden - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816508181

  • Mediating Knowledges

    Mediating Knowledges
    av Gwyneira Isaac

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816526239

    This book tells the story of the search by the Zuni people for a culturally relevant public institution to help them maintain their heritage for future generations. Using a theoretical perspective grounded in knowledge systems, it examines how Zunis…

  • Mediating Knowledges

    Mediating Knowledges
    av Gwyneira Isaac

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816537976

    This book tells the story of the search by the Zuni people for a culturally relevant public institution to help them maintain their heritage for future generations. Using a theoretical perspective grounded in knowledge systems, it examines how Zunis…

  • Mo

    Mo
    av Donald W. Carson

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816524495

    Everybody liked Mo. Throughout his political life and especially during his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1976 thousands of people were drawn to Arizona congressman Morris K. Udall by his humor, humanity, and courage. This biogra…

  • A Natural History of the Mojave Desert

    A Natural History of the Mojave Desert
    av Lawrence R. Walker

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816532629

    The Mojave Desert has a rich natural history. Despite being sandwiched between the larger Great Basin and Sonoran Deserts, it has enough mountains, valleys, canyons, and playas for any eager explorer. Ancient and current waterways carve the bajadas…

  • Soldados Razos at War

    Soldados Razos at War
    av Steven Rosales

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816532445

    What were the catalysts that motivated Mexican American youth to enlist or readily accept their draft notice in World War II, Korea, or Vietnam? In Soldados Razos at War, historian and veteran Steven Rosales chronicles the experiences of Chicano ser…

  • The Cacti of Arizona

    The Cacti of Arizona
    av Lyman Benson

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816534760

    "For persons with a special interest in succulents, and cacti in particular, this book is a must. Others will find the volume of value not only as a means of naming these highly specialized plants but as a source of information on the structure and…

  • The Cacti of Arizona

    The Cacti of Arizona
    av Lyman Benson

    Inbunden - 1969 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816501915

  • ARTISANS AND COOPERATIVES

    ARTISANS AND COOPERATIVES

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816520886

    With new markets opening up for goods produced by artisans from all parts of the world, craft commercialization and craft industries have become key components of local economies. Now with the emergence of the Fair Trade movement and public oppositi…

  • THE POLITICS OF WESTERN WATER

    THE POLITICS OF WESTERN WATER

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816521609

    As the Democratic congressman from Colorado's Fourth District from 1949 to 1973, Wayne Aspinall was an advocate of natural resource development in general and reclamation projects in particular. A political loner, considered crusty and abrasive, he…

  • Fort Bowie Material Culture

    Fort Bowie Material Culture
    av Robert M. Herskovitz

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816505630

    The Anthropological Papers of the University of Arizona is a peer-reviewed monograph series sponsored by the School of Anthropology. Established in 1959, the series publishes archaeological and ethnographic papers that use contemporary method and th…

  • Turtle Pictures

    Turtle Pictures
    av Ray Gonzalez

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816519668

    The rhythm of vision, the rhythm of dream, the rhythm of voices saturating the hot southwestern landscape. These are the rhythms of Ray Gonzalez, the haunting incantations of Turtle Pictures. Gonzalez has forged a new Chicano manifesto, a cultural m…

  • People of Pascua

    People of Pascua
    av Edward H. Spicer

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816529674

    The environmental diversity of western North America is astounding from the wind-scoured tundra of the high mountains to the seemingly desolate lowland deserts. No less remarkable is the record of plant usage by the various indigenous peoples who ha…

  • Human Spaceflight

    Human Spaceflight
    av Louis Friedman

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816531462

    Mars, the red planet named for the god of war, a mysterious dust-ridden place, is most like Earth in its climate and seasons. Of all the possible destinations in space to travel, Mars is the most likely for humans to reach. According to esteemed sci…

  • Navajo Textiles

    Navajo Textiles
    av Nancy J. Blomberg

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816514670

  • Under the Devil's Thumb

    Under the Devil's Thumb
    av David Gessner

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816519248

    David Gessner first moved to Colorado in the wake of a bout with cancer. In Under the Devil's Thumb, this young New Englander takes readers on a joyous quest to discover the mysteries of the western landscape and the landscape of the soul as well. I…

  • Communities of Practice

    Communities of Practice

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816530168

    Educators, scholars, and community activists recognise that immersion education is a key means to restoring Indigenous and other heritage languages. But language maintenance and revitalisation involve many complex issues, foremost may be the lack of…

  • How "Indians" Think

    How "Indians" Think
    av Gonzalo Lamana

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816539666

    The conquest and colonization of the Americas marked the beginning of a social, economic, and cultural change of global scale. Most of what we know about how colonial actors understood and theorized this complex historical transformation comes from…

  • How "Indians" Think

    How "Indians" Think
    av Gonzalo Lamana

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816540266

    The conquest and colonization of the Americas marked the beginning of a social, economic, and cultural change of global scale. Most of what we know about how colonial actors understood and theorized this complex historical transformation comes from…

  • Lost Laborers in Colonial California

    Lost Laborers in Colonial California

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816528042

    Native Americans who populated the various ranchos of Mexican California as laborers are people frequently lost to history. The "rancho period" was a critical time for California Indians, as many were drawn into labor pools for the flourishing ranch…

  • CHANGING PRECIPITATION REGIMES AND TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS

    CHANGING PRECIPITATION REGIMES AND TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816522477

    By the beginning of the twenty-first century, few people could deny the reality of global change. But while most alarm has been over increasing temperatures, other changes are occurring in precipitation patterns variations that may be due in part to…

  • Canto Hondo / Deep Song

    Canto Hondo / Deep Song
    av Francisco X. Alarcon

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816531288

    Canto Hondo / Deep Song honors the Andalusian deep lyric, or canto hondo, poetry of famed Spanish writer Federico Garcia Lorca through rich and expressive poems. Francisco X. Alarcon deftly places Spanish and English side-by-side in this bilingual c…

  • Battle for the BIA

    Battle for the BIA
    av David W. Daily

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816531615

    By the end of the nineteenth century, Protestant leaders and the Bureau of Indian Affairs had formed a long-standing partnership in the effort to assimilate Indians into American society. But beginning in the 1920s, John Collier emerged as part of a…

  • Japan

    Japan

    Pocket - 1972 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816503629

  • Prehistoric Southwestern Craft Arts

    Prehistoric Southwestern Craft Arts
    av Clara Lee Tanner

    Inbunden - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816505821

  • Prehistoric Southwestern Craft Arts

    Prehistoric Southwestern Craft Arts
    av Clara Lee Tanner

    Pocket - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816504169

  • The Law into Their Own Hands

    The Law into Their Own Hands
    av Roxanne Lynn Doty

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816527717

    Border security and illegal immigration along the U.S.?Mexico border are hotly debated issues in contemporary society. The emergence of civilian vigilante groups, such as the Minutemen, at the border is the most recent social phenomenon to contribut…

  • The Law into Their Own Hands

    The Law into Their Own Hands
    av Roxanne Lynn Doty

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816527700

    Border security and illegal immigration along the U.S.?Mexico border are hotly debated issues in contemporary society. The emergence of civilian vigilante groups, such as the Minutemen, at the border is the most recent social phenomenon to contribut…

  • People and Plants in Ancient Western North America

    People and Plants in Ancient Western North America

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816529124

    The environmental diversity of North America is astounding--from circumpolar tundra with a small number of plants more than a few centimeters tall to the lush semitropical forests of the southeastern United States and the Caribbean Basin. No less re…

  • Conserving Migratory Pollinators and Nectar Corridors in Western North America

    Conserving Migratory Pollinators and Nectar Corridors in Western North America

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816542420

    When migrating birds and other creatures move along a path of plant communities in bloom, they follow what has come to be known as a nectar trail. Should any of these plants be eliminated from the sequence--whether through habitat destruction, pests…

  • Conserving Migratory Pollinators and Nectar Corridors in Western North America

    Conserving Migratory Pollinators and Nectar Corridors in Western North America

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816522545

    When migrating birds and other creatures move along a path of plant communities in bloom, they follow what has come to be known as a nectar trail. Should any of these plants be eliminated from the sequence whether through habitat destruction, pests,…

  • Dinosaur

    Dinosaur
    av Hal Crimmel

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816524303

    Over a hundred million years ago, the area that is now Dinosaur National Monument attracted the behemoth creatures of its namesake with its plentiful supply of food and water. Renowned for its world- famous fossil quarry, Dinosaur National Monument…

  • Master Planning the Aviation Environment

    Master Planning the Aviation Environment

    Inbunden - 1970 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816502561