November 5, 2012
Weekly Book List, November 9, 2012
Colonial Entanglement: Constituting a Twenty-First Century Osage Nation by Jean Dennison (University of North Carolina Press; 256 pages; $65 hardcover, $24.95 paperback). Traces a process of governmental reform that occurred among the Osage in Oklahoma from 2004 to 2006 and included debates over identity, sovereignty, and mineral resources.
A Discipline on Foot: Inventing Japanese Native Ethnography, 1910-1945 by Alan