The History of American Indian Leadership: An Introduction

Frederick E. Hoxie

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Introduces four papers presented at the 1985 Newberry Seminars on the History of American Indian Leadership. Emphasizes need for recognition of rich political traditions and distinctive modes of governance in breaking down barriers between Indian history and history of other American groups. Points out dynamic nature of native institutions.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1-3
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Indian quarterly
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1986


  • American Indian Culture
  • American Indian History
  • American Indians
  • Change
  • Cultural Context
  • Cultural Differences
  • Governance
  • Leadership
  • Political Influences
  • Political Power
  • Politics
  • Power Structure
  • Social History
  • Social Structure
  • Tribal Sovereignty


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