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Author Adam, S. K., author.

Title Extinction or survival? : the remarkable story of the Tigua, an urban American Indian tribe / S.K. Adam
Published London : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016
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Description 1 online resource : map
Contents 1. Oral tradition, part one: diaspora and survival -- 2. Oral tradition, part two: religion, identity, and cultural perserverance -- 3. Legislating identity: law, discourse, and perceptions of Indianness -- 4. State and federal recognition -- 5. Speaking Rock Casino: the State of Texas versus the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed January 5, 2016)
Subject Federally recognized Indian tribes -- Texas -- El Paso
Gambling on Indian reservations -- Texas -- El Paso
Tiwa Indians -- Cultural assimilation -- Texas -- El Paso
Tiwa Indians -- Texas -- El Paso -- Ethnic identity
Tiwa Indians -- Texas -- El Paso -- Government relations
Federally recognized Indian tribes.
Gambling on Indian reservations.
Manners and customs.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Ysleta del Sur Pueblo -- History
Ysleta del Sur Pueblo -- Social life and customs
Texas -- El Paso -- Ysleta del Sur Pueblo.
Texas -- El Paso.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1315634708