Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||QE79.5 .B285 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 255 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||255|
Raymond Locke () was an editor, historian, and the author of The Book of the Navajo; Sweet Salt: Navajo Folklore and Mythology; and Seldom Sung also presented lectures throughout the US regarding Native American history. Additionally, Locke served as a member of the Navajo Tribal Ad Hoc Committee, the Urban Indian Development Association, and the American /5(40). Dozens of bands vie for shows on the Navajo country music circuit each week, reflecting how one of the largest tribes in the United States is shattering stereotypes of “cowboys and Indians.”. Wastelanding tells the history of the uranium industry on Navajo land in the U.S. Southwest, asking why certain landscapes and the peoples who inhabit them come to be targeted for disproportionate exposure to environmental m mines and mills on the Navajo Nation land have long supplied U.S. nuclear weapons and energy programs. By , mines on the reservation were the main source of. Navajo County Sheriff's Office, Holbrook, AZ. 15, likes 1, talking about this 91 were here. We, the employees of the Navajo County Sheriff’s Office, commit to providing all individuals a /5().
Anthropologist Kristina Jacobsen leads SAPIENS hosts Jen Shannon and Chip Colwell on a musical journey into the U.S. Southwest to understand the phenomenon that is Navajo country music. I n addition to authoring the book The Sound of Navajo Country: Music, Language, and Diné Belonging, Jacobsen is a singer-songwriter. Based on 2 ½ years of singing and playing with Navajo county western bands, her book, The Sound of Navajo Country: Country Music and the Politics of Language and Diné Belonging (), examines ideas of authenticity, nostalgia and cultural intimacy as they circulate in and through live performances of classic country music on today’s Navajo. The Sound of Navajo Country is an insightful examination of current issues in Indigenous cultural politics. Jacobsen’s investigation of voice and language in country music and other dimensions of expressive culture in the Navajo Nation illuminates the nuances of identity and language politics and the constant negotiation of : The University of North Carolina Press. In examining the history of wastelanding in Navajo country, Voyles provides \ucan environmental justice history\ud of uranium mining, revealing how just as \uccivilization\ud has been defined on and through \ucsavagery, \ud environmental privilege is produced by portraying other landscapes as marginal, worthless, and pollutable.
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