Red Clay, 1835: Cherokee Removal and the Meaning of Sovereignty First Edition Reacting to the Past

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W. W. Norton & Company #ad - Reacting games are flexible enough to be used across the curriculum, from first-year general education classes and discussion sections of lecture classes to capstone experiences and honors programs. As pressure mounts on the cherokee to accept treaty terms, students must confront issues such as nationhood, westward expansion, and cultural change.

Red Clay, 1835: Cherokee Removal and the Meaning of Sovereignty First Edition Reacting to the Past #ad - Reacting to the past is an award-winning series of immersive role-playing games that actively engage students in their own learning. Students assume the roles of historical characters and practice critical thinking, and argument, primary source analysis, both written and spoken. A new way to learn history―by living it a norton original in the reacting to the Past series, Red Clay, 1835: Cherokee Removal and the Meaning of Sovereignty envelops students in the treaty negotiations between the Cherokee National Council and representatives of the United States at Red Clay, Tennessee.

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The Cherokee Nation and the Trail of Tears The Penguin Library of American Indian History

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Penguin Books #ad - Government shifted its policy from trying to assimilate American Indians to relocating them, and proceeded to forcibly drive seventeen thousand Cherokees from their homelands. Historians perdue and green reveal the government?s betrayals and the divisions within the Cherokee Nation, follow the exiles along the Trail of Tears, and chronicle the hardships found in the West.

The Cherokee Nation and the Trail of Tears The Penguin Library of American Indian History #ad - . This journey of exile became known as the Trail of Tears. In its trauma and tragedy, the cherokee diaspora has come to represent the irreparable injustice done to Native Americans in the name of nation building?and in their determined survival, it represents the resilience of the Native American spirit.

In the early nineteenth century, the U. S.

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Frederick Douglass, Slavery, and the Constitution, 1845 Reacting to the Past

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W. W. Norton & Company #ad - Reacting games are flexible enough to be used across the curriculum, from first-year general education classes and discussion sections of lecture classes to capstone experiences and honors programs. Frederick douglass asks students to confront an explosive question: how, and how was it criticized? At a literary forum, in a nation founded on ideas of equal rights and freedom, could the institution of slavery become so entrenched and long-lasting? How was slavery justified, students consider the newly-published Narrative of Frederick Douglass and hold a hearing on John C.

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Finally, and the central question: are americans more beholden to the Constitution, its original protections of the slaveholders’ power, players address the US Constitution, or to some “higher law”? .

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Kentucky, 1861: Loyalty, State, and Nation First Edition Reacting to the Past

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W. W. Norton & Company #ad - During a special session of the Kentucky legislature, set against the looming threat of violence, students grapple with questions about the future of slavery and the constitutionality of secession. Reacting to the past is an award-winning series of immersive role-playing games that actively engage students in their own learning.

Students assume the roles of historical characters and practice critical thinking, and argument, primary source analysis, both written and spoken. Reacting games are flexible enough to be used across the curriculum, from first-year general education classes and discussion sections of lecture classes to capstone experiences and honors programs.

Kentucky, 1861: Loyalty, State, and Nation First Edition Reacting to the Past #ad - A new way to learn history―by living it a norton original in the Reacting to the Past series, State, 1861: Loyalty, Kentucky, and Nation pulls students into the secession crisis following Lincoln’s 1860 election.

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The Constitutional Convention of 1787: Constructing the American Republic First Edition Reacting to the Past

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W. W. Norton & Company #ad - Students assume the roles of historical characters and practice critical thinking, and argument, primary source analysis, both written and spoken. Reacting games are flexible enough to be used across the curriculum, from first-year general education classes and discussion sections of lecture classes to capstone experiences and honors programs.

The Constitutional Convention of 1787: Constructing the American Republic First Edition Reacting to the Past #ad - . A new way to learn history―by living it a norton original in the Reacting to the Past series, The Constitutional Convention of 1787: Constructing the American Republic brings to life the debates that most profoundly shaped American government. As representatives to the Convention, students must investigate the ideological arguments behind possible structures for a new government and create a new constitution.

Reacting to the past is an award-winning series of immersive role-playing games that actively engage students in their own learning.

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

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Borealis Books #ad - 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. I made many lifelong friends at college, '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 matter-of-fact responses to over 120 questions, Ojibwe scholar and cultural preservationist Anton Treuer gives a frank, and they supported but also challenged me with questions like, and sometimes personal tour of what's up with Indians, both thoughtful and outrageous, modern and historical, funny, 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. 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.

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Global Politics: A New Introduction

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Routledge #ad - Drawing on theoretical perspectives from a broad range of disciplines, postcolonial studies, peace studies and development, political theory, sociology, including international relations, geography, this innovative textbook is essential reading for all students of global politics and international relations.

The book engages directly with the issues in global politics that students are most interested in, helping them to understand the key questions and theories and also to develop a critical and inquiring perspective. The third edition of global politics: A New Introduction continues to provide a completely original way of teaching and learning about world politics.

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. Completely revised and updated throughout, populism, including the Syrian war and the refugee crisis, the third edition offers up-to-date examples engaging with the latest developments in global politics, citizen journalism, racism and Black Lives Matter, fossil fuel divestment, and drone warfare.

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I, Tituba, Black Witch of Salem CARAF Books: Caribbean and African Literature translated from the French

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University of Virginia Press #ad - This wild and entertaining novel expands on the true story of the West Indian slave Tituba, arrested in 1692, who was accused of witchcraft in Salem, Massachusetts, and forgotten in jail until the general amnesty for witches two years later. Maryse condé brings tituba out of historical silence and creates for her a fictional childhood, adolescence, and old age.

I, Tituba, Black Witch of Salem CARAF Books: Caribbean and African Literature translated from the French #ad - She turns her into what she calls "a sort of female hero, like the legendary ‘Nanny of the maroons, schooled in the sorcery and magical ritual of obeah, an epic heroine, ’" who, is arrested for healing members of the family that owns her. Caraf books:caribbean and african literature Translated from FrenchThis book has been supported by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, an independent federal agencY.

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God is Red: A Native View of Religion, 30th Anniversary Edition

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Fulcrum Publishing #ad - Celebrating three decades in publication with a special 30th-anniversary edition, this classic work reminds us to learn "that we are a part of nature, not a transcendent species with no responsibilities to the natural world. It is time again to listen to Vine Deloria Jr. S powerful voice, telling us about religious life that is independent of Christianity and that reveres the interconnectedness of all living things.

Fulcrum Group. Used book in Good Condition. First published in 1972, Vine Deloria Jr. S god is red remains the seminal work on Native religious views, asking new questions about our species and our ultimate fate.

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The American Dream: A Short History of an Idea that Shaped a Nation

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Oxford University Press #ad - Cullen notes that the united states, or shared history, geography, religion, defines itself not on the facts of blood, language, unlike most other nations, but on a set of ideals expressed in the Declaration of Independence and consolidated in the Constitution. In this fascinating short history, jim cullen explores the meaning of the American Dream, or rather the several American Dreams that have both reflected and shaped American identity from the Pilgrims to the present.

Oxford university Press USA. The version of the american dream that dominates our own time--what Cullen calls "the Dream of the Coast"--is one of personal fulfillment, of fame and fortune all the more alluring if achieved without obvious effort, which finds its most insidious expression in the culture of Hollywood.

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A Short History of the United States: From the Arrival of Native American Tribes to the Obama Presidency

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Harper Perennial #ad - Bush’s presidency—the perfect read for those who are searching for an abbreviated version of our nation’s history, what shaped it, changed it, and what may be to come. Harper Perennial. Used book in Good Condition. History, the founding of a republic under the constitution, the emergence of the United States as a world power, including the migration of Native Americans, the outbreak of terrorism here and abroad, all the way through the last years of George W.

Reminithis accessible and lively volume contains the essential facts about the discovery, growth, settlement, and development of the American nation. A much-needed, concise history of the United States of America by National Book Award winner Robert V. Beginning with the earliest travelers to landing the americas, A SHORT HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES is a kind of highlight reel of U.

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