The Resource Keeping the campfires going : native women's activism in urban communities, edited by Susan Applegate Krouse and Heather A. Howard

Keeping the campfires going : native women's activism in urban communities, edited by Susan Applegate Krouse and Heather A. Howard

Label
Keeping the campfires going : native women's activism in urban communities
Title
Keeping the campfires going
Title remainder
native women's activism in urban communities
Statement of responsibility
edited by Susan Applegate Krouse and Heather A. Howard
Title variation
Native women's activism in urban communities
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The essays in this groundbreaking anthology, Keeping the Campfires Going, highlight the accomplishments of and challenges confronting Native women activists in American and Canadian cities. Since World War II, Indigenous women from many communities have stepped forward through organizations, in their families, or by themselves to take action on behalf of the growing number of Native people living in urban areas. This collection recounts and assesses the struggles, successes, and legacies of several of these women in cities across North America, from San Francisco to Toronto, Vancouver to Chica
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.48/897
Index
index present
LC call number
E98.W8
LC item number
K446 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Keeping the campfires going : native women's activism in urban communities, edited by Susan Applegate Krouse and Heather A. Howard
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Their spirits live within us : Aboriginal women in downtown eastside Vancouver emerging into visibility
  • Dara Culhane
  • "How will I sew my baskets" : women vendors, market art, and incipient political activism in Anchorage, Alaska
  • Molly Lee
  • Women's class strategies as activism in Native community building in Toronto, 1950-1975
  • Heather A. Howard
  • Creating change, reclaiming space in postworld War II Seattle : the American Indian women's service league and the Seattle Indian center, 1958-1978
  • Mary C. Wright
  • What came out of the takeovers : women's activism and the Indian community school of Milwaukee
  • Susan Applegate Krouse
  • Urban clan mothers : key households in cities
  • Telling Paula Starr : Native American woman as urban Indian icon
  • Joan Weibel-Orlando
  • Susan Lobo
  • Gender and community organization leadership in the Chicago Indian community --
  • Anne Terry Straus and Debra Valentino
  • Indigenous agendas and activist genders : Chicago's American Indian center, social welfare, and Native American women's urban leadership
  • Grant Arndt
  • "Assisting our own" : urban migration, self-governance, and Native women's organizing in Thunder Bay, Ontario, 1972-1989
  • Nancy Janovicek
Control code
ocn593234848
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 203 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803226456
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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  • 22573/ctt1dgkw8x
  • 242380
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not applicable
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.b24499031
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)593234848
  • pebcs0803226454

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