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Indigenous Studies

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In Catalyst Advanced Search, do SUBJECT (Contains).... 

  • Ho-Chunk Nation of Wisconsin, Navajo Nation, Santee Indians, Dakota Indians, Lakota Indians, Yankton Sioux Tribe of South Dakota, etc.
  • American Indian Movement
  • Indians of North America
    • -- Government relations (To 1789; 1789-1869; 1869-1934; 1934-)
    • -- Education (Higher)
  • Indians, Treatment of -- United States -- History
  • Indian mythology
  • Land use -- United States -- History
  • Native American Church of North America
  • Santee Indians / Dakota Indians -- Education

You may also want to try combining these with words like:

  • Education, Education (Higher), Biography, Sources, History, Minnesota, Religion, etc.

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