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Aboriginal Rights and Self-Government

The Canadian and Mexican Experience in North American Perspective (Mcgill-Queen"s Native and Northern Series)

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Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Native American Sociology,
  • Political And Civil Rights,
  • Sociology,
  • Political Science,
  • Canada,
  • Mexico,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Congresses,
  • Politics and government,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • 1934-,
  • Government relations,
  • Indians of Mexico

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCurtis Cook (Editor), Juan David Lindau (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8079013M
    ISBN 100773518843
    ISBN 109780773518841


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