Settlement, Nesting Territories and Conflicting Legal Systems in a Micmac Community Vol. # 89 Daniel P. Strouthes

Series:
Yale University Publications in Anthropology
Format:
Paperback
Publication date:
28 Oct 2010
ISBN:
9780913516256
Imprint:
The Yale Peabody Museum
Dimensions:
496 pages: 248 x 171mm
Illustrations:
7 b-w illus.

In this groundbreaking book anthropologist Daniel Strouthes studies the development of a legal system by a North American Indian group—a small band of twentieth- and twenty-first-century Micmac in Nova Scotia—and analyzes their inventive land tenure law and territorial responses to settlement.

Daniel P. Strouthes is associate professor, Department of Geography and Anthropology and American Indian Studies Program, University of Wisconsin–Eau Clair. He lives in Fall Creek, WI.