The Resource Tradition, performance, and religion in native America : ancestral ways, modern selves, by Dennis Kelley, (electronic resource)

Tradition, performance, and religion in native America : ancestral ways, modern selves, by Dennis Kelley, (electronic resource)

Label
Tradition, performance, and religion in native America : ancestral ways, modern selves
Title
Tradition, performance, and religion in native America
Title remainder
ancestral ways, modern selves
Statement of responsibility
by Dennis Kelley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In contemporary Indian Country, many of the people who identify as ""American Indian"" fall into the ""urban Indian"" category: away from traditional lands and communities, in cities and towns wherein the opportunities to live one's identity as Native can be restricted, and even more so for American Indian religious practice and activity.Tradition, Performance, and Religion in Native America: Ancestral Ways, Modern Selves explores a possible theoretical model for discussing the religious nature of urbanized Indians. It uses aspects of contemporary pantribal practices such as the inter-tribal p
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
  • 970.004/97
  • 970.00497
Index
index present
LC call number
E98.E85 K45 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Tradition, performance, and religion in native America : ancestral ways, modern selves, by Dennis Kelley, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; A Brief Introduction; 1 Revitalization, Renewal, and Reprise: On the Modern Expressions of American Indian Spiritual Culture; Religion and Spirituality as Functional Categories; Renewal, Revitalization, Reprise; Understanding "Indigeneity"; 2 Tradition, Modernity, and Spirituality: The Intertribal Powwow, Traditional Arts, and Language Revival as Arenas for Identity Negotiation; The Urban Landscape; Pan-Indianism in Review; The Makah; The Chumash; 3 Political Activism as Ceremony: Experiencing the Sacred through Protest
  • The Ghost Dance ReduxPaddling as Protest; Red Power and Identity; "American Indian-ness"; 4 Traditional Identity and Communal Health: Religion and Well-Being in Indian Country; Indians and Alcohol; Conclusion; 5 Jesus as the "Ultimate Sun Dancer": On Being Native and Christian in the City; Christians and Missionaries: What Is "Conversion?"; Indigenizing Jesus; Practiced Values, the Value of Practice; Conclusion; 6 Into a Possible Future: An Epilogue; Indians, Modernity, and Cultural Competence; The World Is a Canoe; Works Cited; Index
Control code
ocn921242270
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415823630
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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783067
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.b34644453
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)921242270
  • ebl1135917051

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