The State and Indigenous Movements

By Keri E. Iyall Smith

© 2006 – Routledge

162 pages

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About the Book

Using the comparative historical method, this book looks at the experience of indigenous peoples, specifically the Native Hawaiians, showing how a nation can express culture and citizenship while seeking ways to attain greater sovereignty over territory, culture, and politics.

About the Author

Keri Iyall Smith is assistant professor of Sociology at Stonehill College in Easton, MA. She teaches courses on globalization, indigenous peoples, and sociological theory. She has published articles on hybridity and world society, human rights, and teaching sociology. She is co-editor, with Judith R. Blau, of Public Sociologies Reader.

About the Series

Indigenous Peoples and Politics

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
POL018000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Reference
POL042000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies / General
SOC042000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Developing Countries