The Resource 500 years of indigenous resistance, by Gord Hill, (electronic resource)

500 years of indigenous resistance, by Gord Hill, (electronic resource)

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500 years of indigenous resistance
Title
500 years of indigenous resistance
Statement of responsibility
by Gord Hill
Title variation
Five hundred years of indigenous resistance
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eng
Summary
Analternative and unorthodox view of the colonization of the Americas by Europeans is offered in this concise history.Eurocentric studies of the conquest of the Americas present colonization as a civilizing force for good, and the native populations as primitive or worse. Colonization is seen as a mutually beneficial process, in which "civilization was brought to the natives who in return shared their land and cultures. The opposing historical camp views colonization as a form of genocide in which the native populations were passive victims overwhelmed by European military power. In this fresh examination, an activist and historian of native descent argues that the colonial powers met resistance from the indigenous inhabitants and that these confrontations shaped the forms and extent of colonialism. This account encompasses North and South America, the development of nation-states, and the resurgence of indigenous resistance in the post-World War IIera
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Midwest
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Hill, Gord
Dewey number
670.00497
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no index present
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non fiction
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  • Indigenous peoples
  • Insurgency
  • Indigenous peoples
  • America
  • America
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adult
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500 years of indigenous resistance, by Gord Hill, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11329865
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1 online resource
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  • online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781604862614
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11329865
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
500 years of indigenous resistance, by Gord Hill, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11329865
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781604862614
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11329865
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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