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Cooperation without Submission: Indigenous Jurisdictions in Native Nation-US Engagements

Justin B. Richland


Cooperation without Submission explores the history and contemporary shape of government-to-government relationships between the United States and Native Nations from the details of their actual accomplishment. Drawing on the author's decades of experience as a linguistic anthropologist and lawyer working with Native Nations, this book argues that novel insight is gained by attending not just to the spectacular confrontations (like the 2017 Standing Rock protests), but also to the everyday interactions that Tribal leaders undertake with U.S. officials. It approaches these engagements through t ... More

Keywords: Native Americans, law, language, settler colonialism, US-Tribal Relations

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2021 Print ISBN-13: 9780226608594
Published to Chicago Scholarship Online: May 2022 DOI:10.7208/chicago/9780226608624.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Justin B. Richland, author
University of California, Irvine