Arguing with tradition : the language of law in Hopi Tribal Court /
- Publication info:
- Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008.
Osgoode Hall Law School Library
On the Shelf
Treaty of Canandaigua 1794 : 200 years of treaty relations between the Iroquois Confederacy and the United States / Irving Powless, Jr... [et al] ; edited by G. Peter Jemison & Anna M. Schein ; preface by John C. Mohawk ; introduction by G. Peter Jemison ;epilogue by Doug George-Kanentiio.
KF 8228 I76 T74 2000
- Corporate Subject:
- Arguing with tradition : the language of law in Hopi Tribal Court / Justin B. Richland.
- Main Author:
- Richland, Justin B.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008
- Physical Description:
xii, 187 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -178) and index.
9780226712932 (cloth : alk. paper)0226712931 (cloth : alk. paper)9780226712956 (pbk. : alk. paper)0226712958 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Table of Contents
- Introduction: arguing with tradition in Native America
- Making a Hopi nation: "Anglo" law comes to Hopi country
- "What are you going to do with the village's knowledge?": language ideologies and legal power in Hopi Tribal Court
- "He could not speak Hopi
- that puzzle-puzzled me": the pragmatic paradoxes of Hopi tradition in court
- Suffering into truth: Hopi law as narrative interaction
- Conclusion: arguments with tradition.