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American Indians and the trouble with sovereignty : structuring self-determination through federalism

Kessler-Mata, Kouslaa T., author

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  • Creator Kouslaa T. Kessler-Mata
  • Format Books
  • Publication Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 2017. ©2017
  • Physical Details
    • xvi, 135 pages ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 1108415865, 9781108415866
  • OCLC ocn999309204


  • Includes bibliographical references and index.


  • The conceptual limits of tribal sovereignty -- Building the constitutive theory of tribal sovereignty -- A basis for equal footing? The politics of tribal-state relations -- Disabling arbitrary interference -- Political participation: a hallmark of incorporation -- The constitutive theory as a theory of freedom