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Author Newcomb, Steven T.

Title Pagans in the promised land : decoding the doctrine of Christian discovery / Steven T. Newcomb
Published Golden, Colo. : Fulcrum Pub., [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xxviii, 186 pages)
Contents A primer on cognitive theory -- Metaphorical experience and federal Indian law -- The conqueror model -- Colonizing the promised land -- The chosen people-promised land model -- The dominating mentality of Christendom -- Johnson v. M'Intosh -- Converting Christian discovery into heathen conquest -- The mental process of negation -- Christian nations theory : hidden in plain sight -- Conclusion: A sacred reagard for all living things
Summary An analysis of how religious bias shaped U.S. federal Indian law
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-180) and index
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Subject Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Land tenure -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007039833
ISBN 1555918948 (electronic bk.)
9781555918941 (electronic bk.)