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Title The Native American mascot controversy : a handbook / edited by C. Richard King.
Imprint Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, [2010]
©2010

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  GV714.5 .N38 2010    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  GV714.5 .N38 2010    AVAILABLE  
Subject Indians as mascots.
Sports team mascots -- Social aspects -- United States.
Indians of North America -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Alt Name King, C. Richard, 1968-
Description xiv, 275 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I. Background -- 1. Chiefs, braves, and tomahawks: the use of American Indians as university mascots / Robert Longwell-Grice and Hope Longwell-Grice -- 2. Teach them respect not racism: common themes and questions about the use of "Indian" logos / Barbara E. Munson -- 3. Native Americans and sports mascots / Sharon Pray Muir -- 4. The problems with Native American mascots / Laurel R. Davis -- 5. What the "Fighting Sioux" tells us about white people / Robert Jensen -- 6. Gendered discourse: higher education, mascots, and race / Jennifer Guiliano -- Part II. Educational issues -- 7. A letter from the Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign to the University of Illinois Board of Trustees regarding the use of Chief Illiniwek -- 8. On the use of American Indian mascots: a presentation to the NCAA Minority Opportunities and Interests Committee / Roy H. Saigo -- 9. American Indian imagery and the miseducation of America / Ellen J. Staurowsky -- 10. Native images in schools and the racially hostile environment / Lawrence R. Baca -- 11. Native mascots and ethnic fraud in higher education: using tribal critical race theory and the interest convergence principle as an analytic tool / Angelina E. Castagno and Stacey J. Lee -- 12. Mascots and meaning: how one district worked through the emotional issue of changing team logos / Terry Grier -- 13. Strategies for making team identity change / David Carl Wahlberg -- 14. Native American mascots and alumni giving / Patrick J. McEwan and Clive R. Belfield -- Part III. Reform and resistance -- 15. Defensive dialogues: Native American mascots, anti-Indianism, and educational institutions / C. Richard King -- 16. Putting the moccasin on the other foot: a media history of the "Fighting Whities" / Bruce E. Johansen -- 17. Note to Congress: stop shielding "Indian" mascots and start defending Indian people / Suzan Shown Harjo -- 18. The resurrection of the chief / Dave Zirin -- 19. Tribe approval of mascots not enough / Daily Cardinal Editorial Board, University of Wisconsin -- Part IV. Documents: policies, resolutions, and legislation -- 20. Statement on the use of Native American images and nicknames as sports symbols / U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (2001) -- 21. The Five Civilized Tribes Intertribal Council mascot resolution / Five Civilized Tribes Intertribal Council (July 14, 2001) -- 22. Opposition to the University of North Dakota's use of the Fighting Sioux name and logo / Governing Body of the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation (2002) -- 23. Denouncement of the use of any American Indian name or artifice associated with team mascots by any professional/nonprofessional sports teams / National Congress of American Indians (1993) -- 24. Resolution in opposition to Native American mascots / National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (1999) -- 25. Statement on team names / American Jewish Committee (1993) -- 26. Statement on the use of American Indian sports mascots / Society of Indian Psychologists (January 27, 1999) -- 27. Resolution recommending the immediate retirement of American Indian mascots, symbols, images, and personalities by schools, colleges, universities, athletic teams, and organizations / American Psychological Association (2005) -- 28. Native American imagery resolution / North American Society for the Sociology of Sport (2005) -- 29. Policy on Native American logos and names / University of Wisconsin Athletic Department (1993) -- 30. Competition and anti-discrimination policy / Advisory Committee on Athletics, University of Minnesota (2002) -- 31. Guideline for use of Native American mascots / National Collegiate Athletic Association (2005) -- 32. Resolution on the elimination of American Indian mascots / Los Angeles City Board of Education (1997) -- 33. Resolution condemning use of derogatory sports team names, mascots, and symbols / Hutchinson Human Relations Commission (1999) -- 34. Resolution on Native American mascots / Governors' Interstate Indian Council (1998) -- 35. Resolution on Native American mascots / New Hampshire Board of Education (2002) -- 36. Resolution of the Nebraska Commission on Indian Affairs / Nebraska Commission on Indian Affairs (1999) -- 37. Report on use of nicknames, logos, and mascots depicting Native American people in Michigan educational institutions / Michigan Civil Rights Commission (1988) -- 38. California Racial Mascots Act AB 858 / State of California (2004) -- 39. Oklahoma Racial Mascots Act, senate bill 567 / bill introduced in the Oklahoma state legislature (2005) -- 40. Tennessee Mascot Act / State of Tennessee (2007) -- 41. U.S. House Resolution 1933 / 109th Congress, U.S. House of Representatives (2005) -- 42. Protection of University Governance Act of 2006 / bill introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives (2006) -- Part V. Additional resources -- 43. Organizations advocating change -- 44. American Indian mascot nickname changes: a chronology.
ISBN 9780810867314 (cloth : alk. paper)
0810867311 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC # 611963907
Table of Contents
 Preface 
 Acknowledgments 
PART IBACKGROUND1
1Chiefs, Braves, and Tomahawks: The Use of American Indians as University Mascots / Hope Longwell-Grice3
2Teach Them Respect Not Racism: Common Themes and Questions about the Use of "Indian" Logos / Barbara E. Munson13
3Native Americans as Sports Mascots / Sharon Pray Muir19
4The Problems with Native American Mascots / Laurel R. Davis23
5What the "Fighting Sioux" Tells Us about White People / Robert Jensen33
6Gendered Discourse: Higher Education, Mascots, and Race / Jennifer Guiliano41
PART IIEDUCATIONAL ISSUES47
7A Letter from the Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign to the University of Illinois Board of Trustees Regarding the Use of Chief Illiniwek49
8On the Use of American Indian Mascots: A Presentation to the NCAA Minority Opportunities and Interests Committee / Roy H. Saigo57
9American Indian Imagery and the Miseducation of America / Ellen J. Staurowsky63
10Native Images in Schools and the Racially Hostile Environment / Lawrence R. Baca79
11Native Mascots and Ethnic Fraud in Higher Education: Using Tribal Critical Race Theory and the Interest Convergence Principle as an Analytic Tool / Stacey J. Lee89
12Mascots and Meaning: How One District Worked Through the Emotional Issue of Changing Team Logos / Terry Grier111
13Strategies for Making Team Identity Change / David Carl Wahlberg117
14Native American Mascots and Alumni Giving / Clive R. Belfield127
PART IIIREFORM AND RESISTANCE143
15Defensive Dialogues: Native American Mascots, Anti-Indianism, and Educational Institutions / C. Richard King145
16Putting the Moccasin on the Other Foot: A Media History of the "Fighting Whities" / Bruce E. Johansen163
17Note to Congress: Stop Shielding "Indian" Mascots and Start Defending Indian People / Suzan Shown Harjo179
18The Resurrection of the Chief / Dave Zirin183
19Tribe Approval of Mascots Not Enough Daily Cardinal Editorial Board, University of Wisconsin187
PART IVDOCUMENTS: POLICIES, RESOLUTIONS, AND LEGISLATION189
20Statement on the Use of Native American Images and Nicknames as Sports Symbols (2001) U.S. Commission on Civil Rights191
21The Five Civilized Tribes Intertribal Council Mascot Resolution (July 14, 2001) Five Civilized Tribes Intertribal Council195
22Opposition to the University of North Dakota's Use of the Fighting Sioux Name and Logo (2002) Governing Body of the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation197
23Denouncement of the Use of Any American Indian Name or Artifice Associated with Team Mascots by Any Professional/ Nonprofessional Sport Teams (1993) National Congress of American Indians199
24Resolution in Opposition to Native American Mascots (1999) National Association for the Advancement of Colored People201
25Statement on Team Names (1993) American Jewish Committee203
26Statement on the Use of American Indian Sports Mascots (January 27, 1999) Society of Indian Psychologists205
27Resolution Recommending the Immediate Retirement of American Indian Mascots, Symbols, Images, and Personalities by Schools, Colleges, Universities, Athletic Teams, and Organizations (2005) American Psychological Association209
28Native American Imagery Resolution (2005) North American Society for the Sociology of Sport217
29Policy on Native American Logos and Names (1993) University of Wisconsin Athletic Department219
30Competition and Anti-Discrimination Policy (2002) Advisory Committee on Athletics, University of Minnesota221
31Guideline for Use of Native American Mascots (2005) National Collegiate Athletic Association223
32Resolution on the Elimination of American Indian Mascots (1997) Los Angeles City Board of Education225
33Resolution Condemning Use of Derogatory Sports Team Names, Mascots, and Symbols (1999) Hutchinson Human Relations Commission227
34Resolution on Native American Mascots (1998) Governors' Interstate Indian Council229
35Resolution on Native American Mascots (2002) New Hampshire State Board of Education231
36Resolution of the Nebraska Commission on Indian Affairs (1999) Nebraska Commission on Indian Affairs233
37Report on Use of Nicknames, Logos, and Mascots Depicting Native American People in Michigan Education Institutions (1988) Michigan Civil Rights Commission237
38California Racial Mascots Act AB 858 (2004) State of California239
39Oklahoma Racial Mascots Act, Senate Bill 567 (2005) Bill Introduced in the Oklahoma State Senate241
40Tennessee Mascot Act (2007) State of Tennessee245
41U.S. House Resolution 1933 (2005) 109th Congress, U.S. House of Representatives247
42Protection of University Governance Act of 2006 Bill Introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives251
PART VADDITIONAL RESOURCES253
43Organizations Advocating Change255
44American Indian Mascot and Nickname Changes: A Chronology259
 References265
 Index271
 About the Editor275


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