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Review: Playing Indian

User Review  - Courtney - Goodreads

A very interesting look at how white Americans have culturally appropriated Indianness in order to (attempt to) establish an identity. Anyone looking for a background on the boy scouts should read this. It's a bit eye opening. Read full review

Review: Playing Indian

User Review  - Trish Roberts-miller - Goodreads

Really helpful book, especially for explaining what is wrong with modern appropriations of Native American culture. Traces one way of "playing Indian" and how complicated that is. Read full review

Review: Playing Indian

User Review  - Geoff Sebesta - Goodreads

They very skillfully turn a molehill into a mountain. Well done. Some good questions were raised. Read full review

Review: Playing Indian

User Review  - Diane Ramirez - Goodreads

This book was so interesting and informative, well-researched and eye-opening, and surprisingly readable for originally having been a doctoral thesis. Deloria explores the ways non-Indians have taken ... Read full review

Review: Playing Indian

User Review  - Loren Toddy - Goodreads

Great book to read when you are curious about the origins of some specific American culturally aspects that are seemingly unique ie boy scouts. As well as the obvious cultural appropriation of Native ... Read full review


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