Native Peoples of the World: An Encylopedia of Groups, Cultures and Contemporary Issues: An Encylopedia of Groups, Cultures and Contemporary Issues

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This work examines the world's indigenous peoples, their cultures, the countries in which they reside, and the issues that impact these groups.
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Steven L. Danver, PhD, is visiting assistant professor of history at Seaver College, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA.

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Routledge
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Published on
Mar 10, 2015
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Pages
1030
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9781317464006
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English
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History / General
Political Science / Political Process / Political Advocacy
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