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Author Britten, Thomas A. (Thomas Anthony), 1964- author

Title The National Council on Indian Opportunity : quiet champion of self-determination / Thomas A. Britten
Published Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2014
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Contents Introduction : genealogy of the NCIO -- Launching the National Council on Indian Opportunity -- The NCIO and opportunity -- The NCIO and land restoration -- The NCIO and Indian self-determination -- The NCIO and urban Indians -- In the wake of the broken treaties caravan -- Conclusion : an opportunity lost : the final year of the NCIO
Summary In this book, the first study of the NCIO, historian Thomas A. Britten traces the workings of the council along with its enduring impact on the lives of indigenous people
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject National Council on Indian Opportunity (U.S.) -- History.
Indian land transfers -- United States.
Indians of North America -- Government relations -- History -- 20th century.
Indians of North America -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Self-determination, National -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0826355005 (electronic bk.)
1306981018 (ebk)
9780826355003 (electronic bk.)
9781306981019 (ebk)