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As long as grass grows : the indigenous fight for environmental justice from colonization to Standing Rock / Dina Gilio-Whitaker.

Gilio-Whitaker, Dina, author. (Author).
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Mahnomen Public Library 970.0049 GIL (Text) 33500013052691 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780807073780
  • ISBN: 0807073784
  • Physical Description: xi, 212 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts : Beacon Press, [2019]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: "Interrogating the concept of environmental justice in the U.S. as it relates to Indigenous peoples, this book argues that a different framework must apply compared to other marginalized communities, while it also attends to the colonial history and structure of the U.S. and ways Indigenous peoples continue to resist, and ways the mainstream environmental movement has been an impediment to effective organizing and allyship"-- Provided by publisher.
Author Notes

Dina Gilio-Whitaker (Colville Confederated Tribes) is the policy director and a senior research associate at the Center for World Indigenous Studies and teaches American Indian Studies at California State University San Marcos. She is the coauthor, with Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, of “All the Real Indians Died Off” and 20 Other Myths About Native Americans. She lives in San Clemente, California.

Subject: Indians of North America > Social conditions.
Environmental justice > United States.
Indian activists > United States.
Environmental justice.
Indian activists.
Indians of North America > Social conditions.
United States.

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