Cases And Materials On Federal Indian Law (American Casebook Series)
- Publish Date: 1998-01-01
- Binding: Hardcover
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Part I covers the history of federal Indian law and policy, including material on the history of the European Doctrine of Discovery and American Indian rights; the formative years (17891871); and a century of shifting policy (1871present). Part II covers federal Indian law in its contemporary perspective, including material on the following topics: the federal tribal relationship; tribal sovereignty, federal supremacy, and states' rights; the jurisdictional framework; criminal and civil court jurisdiction; taxation and regulation of reservation economic development; Indian religion and culture; water rights; fishing and hunting rights; rights of Alaska natives and native Hawaiians; and comparative and international legal perspectives.
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