An Overview of Federal Indian Policy History

American Indian occupation of Alcatraz Island, 1969-1971. Tewy, Courtesy Wikimedia Commons

Introduction

Treaties

Removal

Assimilation

Reorganization

Termination

Self-Determination

References

Wilkins, David. American Indian Politics and the American Political System. New York: Rowman and Littlefield, 2007.

Corntassel, Jeff and Richard C. Witmer II. Forced Federalism: Contemporary Challenges to Indigenous Nationhood. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2008.

Inouye, Senator Daniel. Preface: Exiled in the Land of the Free. Santa Fe: Clearlight Publishers, 1992.