Cantitate/Preț
Produs

Everything You Wanted to Know about Indians But Were Afraid to Ask

De (autor)
Notă GoodReads:
en Limba Engleză Paperback – May 2012

Vezi toate premiile Carte premiată

“I had a profoundly well-educated Princetonian ask me, ‘Where is your tomahawk?’ I had a beautiful woman approach me in the college gymnasium and exclaim, ‘You have the most beautiful red skin.’ I took a friend to see Dances with Wolves and was told, ‘Your people have a beautiful culture.’ . . . I made many lifelong friends at college, and they supported but also challenged me with questions like, ‘Why should Indians have reservations?’ ”
What have you always wanted to know about Indians? Do you think you should already know the answers—or suspect that your questions may be offensive? In matterof-fact responses to over 120 questions, both thoughtful and outrageous, modern and historical, Ojibwe scholar and cultural preservationist Anton Treuer gives a frank, funny, and sometimes personal tour of what’s up with Indians, anyway.
• What is the real story of Thanksgiving?
• Why are tribal languages important?
• What do you think of that incident where people died in a sweat lodge?
White/Indian relations are often characterized by guilt and anger. Everything You Wanted to Know about Indians But Were Afraid to Ask cuts through the emotion and builds a foundation for true understanding and positive action.
Anton Treuer, author of The Assassination of Hole in the Day and many other books on Ojibwe history and language, received an Ambassador Award in 2011 from Facing Race: We’re All in This Together, an initiative of the St. Paul Foundation. All around Minnesota, Treuer has given scores of public lectures and been asked hundreds of questions—many like the ones in this book.
Citește tot Restrânge
Toate formatele și edițiile
Toate formatele și edițiile Preț Express
Paperback (1) 9869 lei  Economic 22-36 zile +735 lei  16-23 zile
  Minnesota Historical Society Press – May 2012 9869 lei  Economic 22-36 zile +735 lei  16-23 zile
Hardback (1) 9828 lei  Economic 25-31 zile +1464 lei  5-9 zile
  LEVINE QUERIDO – 04 Mar 2021 9828 lei  Economic 25-31 zile +1464 lei  5-9 zile
Digital (1) 11172 lei  Economic 22-36 zile +837 lei  17-25 zile
  Dreamscape Media – 02 Mar 2021 11172 lei  Economic 22-36 zile +837 lei  17-25 zile

Preț: 9869 lei

Puncte Express: 148

Preț estimativ în valută:
1910 2323$ 1641£

Carte disponibilă

Livrare economică 05-19 iulie
Livrare express 29 iunie-06 iulie pentru 1734 lei

Preluare comenzi: 021 569.72.76

Specificații

ISBN-13: 9780873518611
ISBN-10: 0873518616
Pagini: 184
Ilustrații: 20 b&w photos
Dimensiuni: 140 x 216 x 18 mm
Greutate: 0.3 kg
Ediția: 1
Editura: Minnesota Historical Society Press
Colecția Borealis Books

Premii