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Author Levi, Tamara J., author.

Title Food, control, and resistance : rationing of indigenous peoples in the United States and South Australia / Tamara Levi ; foreword by Walter R. Echo-Hawk.

Published Lubbock, Texas : Texas Tech University Press, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  323.119915 LEVI    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 232 pages : maps, chart ; 23 cm.
Series Plains histories.
Plains histories.
Notes Cover subtitle: Rations and indigenous peoples in the United States and South Australia.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Food in colonial and indigenous societies -- Rations and United States policy -- Rations and South Australian policy -- Rationing on the Pawnee reservations, 1857-1891 -- Rationing and the Osage Nation, 1839-1879 -- Moorundie Ration Depot, South Australia, 1845-1856 -- Point McLeay Mission, 1859-1879.
Summary Food, Control, and Resistance is a comparative research study from the nineteenth and twentieth century that displays food rationing and its cultural impact between the Pawnees and Osages in Nebraska and Indian Territory and the Moorundie Aborigines and Ngarrindjeris at Point McLeay in South Australia.
Other author Echo-Hawk, Walter R., writer of foreword.
Subject Government, Resistance to -- Australia -- South Australia -- History.
Narrinyeri (Australian people) -- Food -- Australia -- Raukkan (S.A.) -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- South Australia -- Government relations -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Food -- Australia -- Murray River Region (N.S.W.-S.A.) -- History.
Narrinyeri (Australian people) -- Food -- Australia -- South Australia -- Raukkan -- History.
Rationing -- Political aspects -- Australia -- South Australia -- History.
Indians of North America -- West (U.S.) -- Government relations -- History.
Pawnee Indians -- Food -- Nebraska -- History.
Osage Indians -- Food -- Indian Territory -- History.
Rationing -- Political aspects -- West (U.S.) -- History.
Government, Resistance to -- West (U.S.) -- History.
Variant Title Food, control, and resistance : rations and indigenous peoples in the United States and South Australia.
ISBN 9780896729643 (paperback)
9780896729636 (hardcover)